The vision of the Center for Collaborative Regional Education is to transform K-12 and higher education so students are increasingly engaged, instructors are increasingly innovative, and educational institutions are increasingly supportive of system-wide change and community-wide partnership building. The mission of the center is to fuel transformation in K-12 and higher education classrooms through professional development, project-/challenge-based learning, technology, classroom support, change management and partnership building, evaluation and research, dual enrollment, and innovative teacher preparation.
The goals of the center include:
1. To prepare students for college and career through increases in 21st Century skills
2. To expand methodologies and technologies in the classroom
3. To create sustainable support for system-wide change management