Vision, Mission and Values

Vision Statement

Our vision is a community where all students are enriched by educators who have access to meaningful and innovative teacher-led professional learning.

Mission Statement

Elevating teacher expertise to advance learning for every student.  We do this by:

  • Teaching educators to excel in research and experienced-based practices

  • Offering challenging professional learning

  • Incorporating the latest pedagogical and neuroscientific research

We do this to cultivate an engaged, informed and adaptable citizenry, and to guarantee all students an equitable opportunity to learn and earn.

Values Statement

Greater Capital Region Teacher Center values teachers as:

  • Judicious decision-makers about their own learning

  • Life-long learners

  • Reflective practitioners

  • Collegial collaborators

We acknowledge teachers as agents of change who are empowered to recognize a fundamental difference between choosing options provided and creating their own options.