The ultimate goal of Adventist education is to make visible the Adventist worldview to learners. Teaching and learning must be purposefully designed to accomplish this goal, beginning with the articulation of the mission, the vision, and the core values and beliefs of Adventist education. The values and beliefs, in particular, are foundational to the development of all other components of the system. Below you will find a conceptual framework that identifies the key components of teaching and learning as well as their relationship to other parts.
Education by Design, branding for education in the Southwestern Union, is intentionally focused on creating coherence among the components that contribute to excellence in education.