School of Education develops reflective and ethical educators who are knowledgeable in content, respectful of diversity, proficient in technology, and skilled in meeting the needs of all students.
Graduates of Gardner-Webb University’s School of Education should be leaders in every aspect of their profession, having the instructional, technological and collaborative communication skills to deliver relevant and rigorous content in a forward-thinking context that assures student learning.
Clinical Experience in Classrooms
Gardner-Webb University and the public school systems provide clinical experiences in preparing educators who are knowledgeable theorists and skilled practitioners. Clinical experiences are a major component of the curriculum and should be appropriately planned, supervised, and evaluated by qualified persons from the University and by qualified persons from the local public school system.