Educational Philosophy and Objectives 

DAOES – Statement of Mission
It is our mission to help students understand and prepare for career opportunities.

To address this mission, the DAOES will…

  • Provide high quality educational programs
  • Create learning environments that are stimulating and productive
  • Use an integrated approach to enhance the academic, technical, and personal skills of students
  • Provide leadership in staff training and curriculum development
  • Continually challenge staff and students to excel

DAOES – Statement of Vision
It is our vision to provide all students with the learning opportunities they need to succeed.
In pursuit of this vision, DAOES will…

  • In collaboration with client school districts, post secondary institutions, and industry, support a comprehensive educational program at the Technology Center of DuPage and throughout the region
  • Encourage and nurture new concepts and innovations throughout the System
  • Use new information to capitalize on change

DAOES – Goals

  • To maintain and provide current information about programs being offered in the DAOES region
  • To improve collaborative linkages between and among member school districts
  • To conceptualize models and to propose alternative structures to deliver Technology Center of DuPage programs
  • To design and implement a comprehensive marketing program for the Technology Center of DuPage
  • Continue to employ and maintain a quality staff

The administrative staff is responsible for apprising the Board of Directors of the educational program's current and future status. The Director should prepare an annual report that includes:

  • A review and evaluation of the present curriculum;
  • A projection of curriculum and resource needs;
  • An evaluation of, and plan to eliminate, any sexual, cultural, ethnic, or religious bias that may be present in the curriculum or instructional materials and methods;
  • A plan for new or revised instructional program implementation; and
  • A review of present and future facility needs.

CROSS REF: 7:10 (Equal Educational Opportunities)
ADOPTED: January 18, 2007