ERIC Number: ED355857
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Strategic Plan. The Quest for Excellence.
Gallaudet Univ., Washington, DC.
This report from Gallaudet University (District of Columbia) outlines its strategic plan to guide future efforts towards educational excellence, particularly as it regards policy and program development. Following information on the school's history and institutional mission, its services, and management resources, the report discusses each of the school's mission themes (goals) and the measures deemed appropriate for achieving these goals. Mission themes addressed cover the following areas: (1) academic program quality and outcomes, (2) academic program constituencies, (3) pre-college programs, (4) public service programs, (5) advocacy, and (6) research and technology. Goals include providing academic programs that prepare graduates for rewarding lives, successful careers, and further educational opportunities; providing academic programs to a broad range of deaf and hard of hearing students and the professionals who work with deaf people; providing a broadened range of public services to deaf people, their families, and people who work with them; and maintaining research programs designed to promote the equalization of opportunities for all deaf people and support research in areas related to deafness as well as other fields of inequity. (GLR)
Descriptors: Advocacy, Articulation (Education), College Admission, College Preparation, College Programs, Deafness, Developmental Studies Programs, Educational Quality, Graduate Study, Higher Education, Institutional Mission, Outcomes of Education, Postsecondary Education, Public Service, Research, Strategic Planning, Technology, Undergraduate Study
Publication Type: Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Gallaudet Univ., Washington, DC.