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Experience Report: Unique Work-Study Agile Development Apprenticeship at NMHU by Deborah Hartmann Preuss Posted on Oct 16, 2006
During the 2004-2005 academic year, Pam Rostal and Dave West ran a unique work-study degree program at New Mexico Highlands University: 20 students using Agile practices to execute real world projects. This story shows what can happen when education goes beyond the ordinary: when people are encouraged to strive for mastery and taught the thinking tools to do so.