School of Education Mission

‌‌The dean of the School of Education, Dr. Kathlene Holmes Campbell, posing for a photo.

Dean Kathlene Holmes Campbell is a visionary who will lead the School of Education in preparing teachers to educate the next generation of changemakers. Her vision is clear. It includes improving the teacher curriculum, strengthening relationships with local Catholic schools and school districts, and embracing the teacher residency model. She is equipped to bring transformative leadership to the School of Education – inspiring the creation of an educational system devoted to equity and excellence in education for all children.

Image outlining the four pillars of the School of Education.

The University of St. Thomas School of Education aligns with the mission of the greater university:

"Inspired by Catholic intellectual tradition, the University of St. Thomas educates students to be morally responsible leaders who think critically, act wisely and work skillfully to advance the common good."

Learn more about the university’s mission, vision and convictions >>