Mission and Values

Our Mission

Our mission is to improve educational systems through:

  • Inquiry into both theoretical and applied aspects of educational systems.
  • Preparation of teachers, educational leaders and educational researchers.
  • Creation of new systems to meet the educational needs of students, teachers, administrators, and other professionals.

Our Values

  • Teaching, research, and service based on the highest standards of discovery, creativity, and intellectual attainment.
  • Collegiality based on integrity, professional responsibility, and collaboration.
  • Development of the personal and professional potential of students, faculty, and staff.
  • Active engagement with and contribution to the national and international communities involved in education.
  • Diversity of all types, including cultural, ethnic, age, and intellectual research orientation.