@SPIRE/AVENIR(S) Exchange Day - "From Competencies to Student Portfolios: Successful Teamwork

April 4, 2023 09:00 - April 4, 2023 16:00

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On Tuesday, April 4, a day of exchanges, feedback and workshops will be organized to address the issue of collaborative work involved in the Competency-Based Approach (CBA) and the conditions for its successful deployment, both at the level of educational teams and cohorts of students evaluated by competency.

Event organized by the @SPIRE and AVENIR(S) project teams, open to all staff and students of theuniversité Savoie Mont Blanc.
Mandatory registration via this link

On the agenda

Tuesday, April 4, 2023
Morning - Student life area - Building 6

Simultaneous broadcast on the USMB Youtube channel with an online question forum

  • 9am: Opening
    by Philippe Galez, President of theuniversité Savoie Mont Blanc
  • 9:20 a.m.: "Conditions for the success of an APC project: a collaborative ecosystem
    by Benoit Escrig, researcher at the EFTS Toulouse Jean Jaurès University, scientific advisor of the AVENIR(s) program
  • 10:00 am: "Organizing your academics in Competency-Based Approach (CBA): the approach of some teams of the University of Lille".
    By Aurélie Dupré, Director of Pedagogy and Innovation Support at the University of Lille, researcher in Education Sciences
  • 10:20 am : Break
  • 10:40 a.m.: "What common framework for the deployment of the APC?
    Round table discussion led by Aurélie Dupré, Benoît Escrig, Eric Giraudin (director of the ESR component of the AVENIR(s) France 2030 program), Bernard Caron (vice-president in charge of the transformation of the undergraduate program at the USMB)
  • 12:15 pm : Meal

Tuesday, April 4, 2023
Afternoon - IUT of Chambéry - Building 9

  • 2:00-3:30 p.m.: Workshops of your choice (with prior registration, maximum 16 seats per workshop)
    Workshop 1: Assessing a student's skill level working in a group
    Workshop 2: Assessing student competency levels in a group setting
    Workshop 3: Gathering evidence of student competencies
    Workshop 4: Getting to grips with the Kapc+ Karuta ePortfolio: teacher's role, student's role
  • 15h40 : Conclusion of the day

The @SPIRE and AVENIR(S) projects

With the @SPIRE project, theuniversité Savoie Mont Blanc (USMB) is committed to transforming its undergraduate education to meet the expectations of academics students and the new needs of society. The proposed transformation reinforces the place of the student within the university system. It redesigns the educational and support systems, structures and services around student success.

The USMB has also been chosen to pilot the development of the portfolio of competencies in higher education, one of the three components of the AVENIR(s) program, coordinated by the Onisep. This is a large-scale national project to enable learners to develop their skills and build their future.

To know more about it