Mission, Vision and Goals - Edinboro University

          Mission, Vision and Goals


          The mission of the School of Education at Edinboro is to improve the physical health, mental health, and education of the region’s children and their families. 


          The priority of the School of Education is to produce the best possible educators, educational leaders and other professionals, engage with our community partners to impact the lives of the people in the community, and improve our disciplines through scholarship and research-based activities.


          Edinboro University prepares highly qualified teacher candidates and related professionals who effectively facilitate learning. Through knowledge, skills, dispositions, experiences and understanding of our diverse and global society, our candidates successfully contribute to the future of their students, to their own professional development, and to the well-being of the larger community.


          School of Education teacher candidates will:

          • Embrace diversity
          • Demonstrate effective pedagogical skills, content knowledge, and knowledge of the learner
          • Utilize community resources
          • Engage in professional development and lifelong learning
          • Make informed decisions
          • Contribute to the community through civic action
          • Use motivational and management skills
          • Integrate technology
          • Communicate effectively
          • Creatively plan, adapt and assess instruction