School of Education
Dr. Erinn Lake
The mission of the NCATE Unit at Edinboro University is to prepare highly qualified professionals who meet the needs of P-12 schools, community agencies, health and fitness organizations, and the broader workforce. Clinical experiences for candidates are designed to assist agencies and to help public schools meet the challenges of state and federal accountability measures while providing optimum learning experiences for students. Program development is based on a philosophy of continuous improvement through ongoing assessment. Candidates are encouraged to promote the ideals of American citizenship and to improve the quality of life for all people in a diverse and technologically sophisticated society.
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.
Effective facilitators of learning will: