The purpose of the Center for Leadership and Professional Development is to support excellence in teaching and learning at Morehead State by:
Identifying and implementing new initiatives needed to support the professional development and teaching excellence of faculty;
Supporting the University's P-16 initiative by partnering with teachers within the region to network on issues of common interest;
Encouraging faculty to apply scholarly methods to enhance the effectiveness of instruction with a variety of student constituencies;
Promoting the concept that teaching and learning are lifelong efforts that occur throughout one’s career and lifespan;
Encouraging collaboration and sharing of expertise;
Identifying strategies for enhancing student learning both within and outside of the traditional classroom, and helping faculty and staff implement those strategies.
In order to achieve its purposes, the Center will: