Our College addresses the challenges facing today's learners by advancing knowledge and impacting policy through research, teaching, and outreach.
We develop the tools, methods, and habits of mind that innovate; and contribute to making education equitable and accessible to all learners; and we prepare leaders, researchers, and passionate advocates committed to transforming learners of all ages.
Education at Illinois is committed to:
Engaging in research on critical issues in education
Preparing teachers and leaders who will assume positions as educators, school administrators, researchers, and as policy makers at the state and federal levels
Serving the State of Illinois and the nation through professional development programs, including alternative certification programs, and through outreach to P-12 schools, state government, community colleges, community agencies and private companies