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Vision and Mission


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 

Conceptual Framework

  • Reflect on students' outcomes
  • Identify learners' needs
  • Plan for and implement instruction
  • Design and implement assessment
  • Student-centered education
  • Research & theory specific to the program inform practice
  • Connections between coursework and application
  • Strong engagement between faculty and candidates
  • Co-teaching clinical practice
  • Culturally responsive pedagogy and socially just outcomes
  • Engaging diverse communities through leading and learning for social justice

School of Education Conceptual Framework - text on graphic repeated in the page above.