MOMS at Work for Our Children
We expect those who teach our children to adhere to the
Michigan Professional Educator's Code of Ethics
1. Service toward common good
Ethical Principal: The professional educator's primary goal is to support the growth and development of all learners for the purpose of creating and sustaining an informed citizenry in a democratic society.
2. Mutual Respect
Ethical Principal: Professional educators respect the inherent dignity and worth of each individual.
Ethical Principal: Professional educators advocate the practice of equity. The professional educator advocates for
equal access to educational opportunities for each individual.
Ethical Principal: Professional educators promote cross-cultural awareness by honoring and valuing individual differences and supporting the strengths of all individuals to ensure that instruction reflects the realities and diversity of the world.
5. Truth and Honesty
Ethical Principal: Professional educators uphold personal and professional integrity and behave in a trustworthy manner. They adhere to acceptable social practices, current state law, and national student assessment guidelines, and exercise sound judgement.