Blended & Personalized Learning Continuum

The Grant Wood AEA Blended and Personalized Learning Continuum is a framework to help teachers move from a traditional classroom, to a blended classroom, and then to the ultimate goal of a fully personalized learning environment. Our continuum includes the 5 key components that we believe are necessary to make this transition successful. Click in any of the elements are listed below to see examples of what this would look like in traditional classroom compared to that of a personalized learning environment.


  1. Standards, Learning Targets & Content
  2. Learner Role in Lessons and Engagement
  3. Facilitator Role in Using Instructional Strategies
  4. Assessment
  5. Learning Environments