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Organization Name: Business Education Compact
Company Line: We make learning real by: Connecting the classroom and workplace with hands-on, innovative learning experiences for students and teachers Creating and leading working partnerships with business and education Advocating for quality education in Oregon
Bottom Line: BEC's vision statement:
Teachers inspire learning
Students engage in learning
Businesses thrive

That about says it all - educating students and teachers to benefit business. Located in Beaverton, BEC is all about bringing proficiency learning to Oregon. It receives most of its funding from contracts with the ODE. Concentrates on teacher development in proficiency learning. It also provides internships for high schools and college students. While it may have at one time engaged in partnerships that truly benefitted youth, today it marches to the tune of the OEIB and the 40-40-20 plan.
Year Established: 1985
Organization Type: Nonprofit
Major Donors: Intel Foundation, William K. Blount Family Fund, J.P. Morgan, Oregon Department Of Education, Paul G. Allen Family Foundation, James F. & Marion L. Miller Foundation
Where the Money Goes
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