Mission & Vision Statement

To serve the educational needs of local, regional, and global communities, the School of Education advances innovative practice and leadership by generating, embracing, and promoting equitable and creative solutions.

The mission of the School of Education community is to collaboratively transform education.   We:

  • Create community through partnerships
  • Promote and foster social justice and educational equity
  • Advance innovative, student-centered practices
  • Inspire reflective teaching and learning
  • Conduct purposeful research
  • Serve the School, College, University, and Community

Resolution Honoring the Remarkable and Noteworthy Accomplishments
and Leadership of Our Distinguished School of Education Director,
Doctor Manuel Vargas

The School of Education is accredited through National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) and California Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CCTC).