Julia Freeland, JD., Research Fellow, K-12 Education, Clayton Christensen Institute, joined us for the EdTech Specialists’ Webinar Series on Competency Based Education and Blended Learning. In Julia’s webinar, she discusses the topic of “Finding common ground: the overlap of competency-based and blended learning.”
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Julia’s research focuses on innovative policies and practices in K-12 education. She currently writes a weekly blog, and examines competency based education policies, blended learning school models, and initiatives to increase students’ social capital.
Prior to joining the Institute, Julia worked at NewSchools Venture Fund, a venture philanthropy organization that supports education entrepreneurs who are transforming public education. She also served as an instructor in the Yale College Seminar Program and a summer associate at Farella Braun + Martel LLP, a litigation firm in San Francisco. Julia graduated from Princeton University with a BA in Comparative Literature and Latin American Studies. She also received a JD from Yale Law School.