EDUCATION EFFECTThe FIU College of Education (COE) is one in which candidates, faculty, and staff embrace the shared experiences of a diverse, international, professional-learning community. The COE strives to facilitate diverse learning environments where knowledge becomes the means to foster goal attainment for all those involved in the learning process. This process necessitate the highest ethical standards, while emphasizing inquiry as a means-ends connection to enhancing reflective intelligence in a changing social, political, cultural and technological world. COE will assume the responsibility to develop new and useful ways to teach the future generation of residents al fuller understanding of sustainable communities, the coupled human-natural systems, and our changing climate.