Harvard Business Review (HBR) recently wrote about how the new wave in higher education is competency-based education like Personalized Learning, not MOOCs.
"A small but growing number of educational institutions such as Northern Arizona University are implementing online competency-based programs. Although many are still in nascent stages today, it is becoming clear that online competencies have the potential to create high-quality learning pathways that are affordable, scalable, and tailored to a wide variety of industries. It is likely they will only gain traction and proliferate over time."
Read more about the academic structure of Personalized Learning and why it's making national news.