The mission of the Indiana University Southeast School of Education is to develop high quality, caring professionals who are leaders in the continuous transformation of schools within a diverse society.
Faculty and candidates (School of Education students) will:
- Respect the accepted legal and ethical norms and values of education.
- Effectively interact and collaborate with others and foster similar behaviors among students.
- Are committed to diversity through equitable treatment and respect for all individuals.
- Exhibit personal management behaviors valued by the professional education community.
- Are committed to inquiry & application of the knowledge base of education.
- Exhibit enthusiasm and respects for education as a practice and a profession.
- Are committed to data-based decision-making and fair practices.
- Are committed to continuous self-evaluation and personal improvement.
Candidates completing School of Education programs of study will demonstrate:
- Knowledge of content and the use of best practices in delivering effective instruction to all students
- Dispositions necessary to help all students learn
- Knowledge, skills, and dispositions needed to participate in school transformation
- Learn about and respect diverse learners and their families.
- Understand social disparities that affect students and apply social justice within the classroom and the school.
- Create an inclusive learning community where differences are respected.
- Adjust lessons, educational materials, resources, guidance, and other materials to accommodate needs of all students.
- Examine and reflect on personal practice to reduce bias and stereotypes within their work.