VISION, MISSION, VALUES

VISION- Where we will be

Practical Academics is a leader in the field of highly engaging online interactive training and education. We improve the lives of our participants and support the success of the individuals and organizations we serve.

MISSION- How we will get there

Practical Academics uses education and communications programs to educate, empower, and engage individuals and organizations. We work to restore love of learning and make lifelong learning a regular activity. Our strengths are high quality programs, engaging mentors, exceptional marketing, and our community of designers and mentors.

 WE WORK WITH:

  • Organizations that share our vision, mission, and values in order to craft programs for their organizations and communities, and offer their programs on our platforms.
  • Program Designers: Instructional designers, curriculum developers, subject matter experts, and authors who have an educational mission and desire to develop their presence as a thought leader and influencer in their fields.
  • Program Mentors who deliver their programs from our catalog to serve their constituents and communities.

VALUES

We build, delivery, promote, and advocate for high quality educational experiences as our professional responsibility to the clients we serve.

GROWTH MINDSET

A growth mindset is a healthy mindset. Education grows minds, builds hearts, and deepens perspectives. Education advances civilization. We nurture open-minded independent thinkers. Diverse views produce better outcomes.

INTEGRITY

We support those who would raise the level of individual responsibility, honest expression, transparent reporting, and verifiable evidence. We keep our commitments; credibility is our currency.

BALANCE

We strive for balance in life, views, and perspectives, recognizing that nuanced and finely-crafted solutions reflect the intelligence of the community and produce the best outcomes.

COMPASSION

We work to increase compassion and community as necessary conditions for optimal wellbeing. “Civility means stepping up and owning responsibility for the feelings of others.

EMPOWERMENT

We educate, empower, and engage our participants, supporting self-advocacy, confidence, and mutual respect. Dignity is necessary for health and a fully realized life.

INCLUSIVENESS

We support the creation of vibrant opportunities for the many. Advance social, civic, and economic participation for all. We value diversity and inclusion.

User Terms and Code of Conduct
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