Growing, Developing and Sustaining Educators for Competency-Based Education

| November 26, 2018

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We want to take this opportunity to appreciate the generosity and leadership of our funders. The support and partnership of the Nellie Mae Education Foundation, Barr Foundation, and Carnegie Corporation of New York have been invaluable in advancing competency education.Special thanks to Chris Sturgis, co-founder of CompetencyWorks, for her tireless leadership in the field of competency-based education. Her research and field knowledge were instrumental in developing the concepts presented in this report and her leadership made the transparent technical advisory group process possible. Chris's vision, scholarship, and advocacy continue to make tremendous impact for leaders, educators, learners, and communities.

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George Fox University

George Fox is Oregon's nationally recognized Christian university, providing students with personal attention, global opportunities to learn and serve, and a supportive community that encourages academic rigor and spiritual growth. We offer bachelor’s degrees in more than 40 majors, adult degree programs, six seminary degrees, and 12 master’s and doctoral degrees. George Fox is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. The school consistently earns third-party recognition from publications such as Forbes and U.S. News & World Report, which annually rank it among the nation's top Christian colleges.

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