Mission/Vision

Mission

The mission of Maryland ASCD is to ensure success for ALL learners by promoting effective leadership and providing quality professional development for ALL educators.

Vision

Maryland ASCD will provide varied opportunities for all Maryland educators to learn, apply, and contribute to exemplary programs and practices focused on student achievement by:

Connecting

  • Research to practice
  • Conferences and study groups to promote instructional leadership by all educators
  • Members through effective and efficient communication

Collaborating

  • With state, regional, and national organizations on common initiatives
  • With the professional community for diversity in membership
  • Within the affiliate to strengthen professional knowledge

Continuing

  • To analyze and respond to educational trends
  • To promote educational leadership
  • To address the needs of all learners