Watch This Trend – Accreditation

New York Times has an article about what is going to be a growing trend, people getting formal accreditation for things they learned in a casual manner.

This will impact us as teachers as well as our students.

Educational institutions have held a monopoly on accreditation and before, even if you knew the subject better than the instructors and perhaps the instructors may have never had any practical experience as you may have had, you had to go through the schooling routine to get credit.

New York Times Article

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