Mission, Vision & Goals

CLU Vision of PDS Partnership

California Lutheran University  and its professional development school partners share a common vision of teaching and learning grounded in research and best professional practices. We believe that the collaborative efforts between students, our teacher candidates, school and university faculty, and the community we serve, greatly benefit all learners.​

Our Vision of Educator Preparation and Development

The mission of California Lutheran University is to educate leaders for a global society who are strong in character and judgment, confident in their identity and vocation, and committed to service and justice.

Our Mission Statement

Guided by social justice and advocacy, we will reimagine education to disrupt inequities and to meet the future needs of students and communities.