ROSE L. COLBY 

Competency Based Education Specialist

Rose Colby is the co-author of Off the Clock: Moving Education from Time to Competency (Corwin 2012). She is a Competency Based Learning and Assessment specialist and serves as a national advisor and contributor to CompetencyWorks.org. Rose is a Fellow at 2Revolutions where she coaches schools and districts nationally in developing prototypes for the future of learning in competency education. Rose has been the Principal in Residence of the New England League of Middle Schools; Principal in Residence, NH School Administrators Leading with Technology Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and a former secondary school principal and high school Biology and Chemistry teacher. She has presented at national conferences and forums on competency based learning and digital learning.

For the past eight years, Rose has had the honor of working with many teachers and school leaders across the nation to develop and design a new learning system. Competency education requires a clear vision, bold leadership and educators who are active learners.