School of Education | Mission, Educational Beliefs & Vision


Baker University School of Education is committed to learning and to developing confident and competent educational leaders.

School of Education Beliefs

The School of Education believes a confident and competent educational leader

  • Advocates for all students and their learning successes;
  • Has a strong knowledge base and sense of beliefs and values supported by educational research and best practices;
  • Has the commitment and skills to transfer knowledge, beliefs and values into policy and practice;
  • Demonstrates interpersonal practices that advance the welfare and dignity of all persons; and
  • Maintains an unremitting drive for improvement.

School of Education Vision

The School of Education provides quality programs grounded in a tradition of academic excellence and responds to the educational needs of the future.