Tag: credit for prior learning

Taking credit: For UW-Green Bay adult and distance learners, options abound

As soon as Jennifer Randall finished her associate degree, she knew she wanted more. Randall, 33, had delayed going back to school while her children were young, working as a Certified Nursing Assistant to support them in the hopes she’d someday return to the classroom. When the time came, Randall earned a paralegal degree from […]

Editorial: Questions on higher education initiatives

The Monday (June 25) editorial page of the Press-Gazette had mostly good things to say about recent announcement of dual enrollment and credit-for-prior-learning initiatives involving the UW System: “Two initiatives announced this month give us hope that institutions of higher learning will improve their ability to meet the needs of the workplace, connecting employer with […]