College of Education Mission and Values
The mission of the College of Education is to prepare confident practitioners who apply solid academic knowledge, strong leadership skills, and compassion for others to serve learners in diverse communities. We support this mission by providing personalized paths to meet individual goals while modeling and encouraging inquiry and reflection, integrating theory and practice, and providing opportunities for exploration and innovation within a collaborative environment.
The Mary Baldwin University Teacher Education Program Conceptual Framework
The Professional Educator
LEADS: Applies and models skills as an ethical, empowered change-maker to improve student learning outcomes
INCLUDES: Exhibits culturally-responsive and compassionate relationship-building to support student success
COLLABORATES: Engages effectively with others for a student-centered contemporary and relevant learning experience
INNOVATES: Advocates for and practices inquiry-focused authentic learning experiences for students