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Benerd's goals are:

  • To prepare thoughtful, reflective, caring, and collaborative professionals for service in public and private educational, as well as for learning-related professions in other sectors
  • To provide programs for the growth of experienced education and learning professionals, so that they may update and upgrade their understanding, knowledge and skills in a rapidly changing educational enterprise
  • To provide educational leadership in collaboration with agencies engaged in and interested in schools, learning, and social change
  • To promote and engage in research leading to better education and learning

We are a small, comprehensive, independent School of Education:

  • With a rich history - Pacific has been preparing teachers since its founding as California's first chartered institution of higher education in 1851. Additionally, we have more than 90 years as an independent School of Education
  • With a faculty that takes our mission very seriously - to prepare and nurture thoughtful, reflective, caring and collaborative teachers, administrators, school psychologists and other learning and social sector professionals
  • With a faculty that lives its six core values - scholarship, integrity and ethical conduct, diversity, social and community responsibility, collegiality, and teaching and learning
  • Which is fully accredited - Click here for a list of Benerd's accreditations

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