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Quality Education Commission The 2001 Legislature established the Quality Education Commission in statute to determine the amount of funding needed to meet the state's quality education goals.

The Quality Education Commission 2000 was appointed by Governor John Kitzhaber and State School Superintendent Stan Bunn in November 1999 to validate and refine the Oregon Quality Education Model (QEM). The model is helping lawmakers establish the costs of providing the education programs necessary for Oregon's children to meet educational goals.

2016 Quality Education Model Final Report