ERIC Number: ED234691
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983-Jun-15
Reference Count: N/A
Mission, Goals, and Deeds: A Report to the University President.
Avis, Joan; And Others
The scope of the work of the School of Education at the University of San Francisco is discussed with reference to the university's mission and goal statements. These missions and goals reflect the aspirations of Roman Catholic and Jesuit education, along with the university's contemporary thinking on the proper relationship between faith and reason. In addition to providing data regarding the achievement of institutional goals, attention is directed to the doctoral program of the School of Education. The 12 goal statements include the following: seeking excellence in teaching, learning, and inquiry, and improving the community; providing a learning, teaching, and working environment that is personalized, supportive, and humane; enlisting the support of faculty and staff to achieve the university's goals and to develop innovative educational programs; encouraging research and creative achievement with academic freedom; encouraging the admission of students with the capacity and motivation to excel without regard to their age, sex, and background; providing students the opportunity to explore their personal values, religious experiences, and philosophical beliefs; and promoting in students an understanding of the diverse cultures of the San Francisco Bay area and the world. (SW)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: San Francisco Univ., CA. School of Education Faculty Association.