The Vision Statement

A narrative statement indicating where the person was at the outset of the program and the projected plan for personal and professional growth. The Vision Statement should be 1500 words (minimum) in length and adhere to formatting guidelines. The formatting should include 12 point type, double-spacing, and 1 inch margins. This document will specifically include:

a)    What is my definition of "learning" with supporting arguments/literature?  You may simply adopt one from the literature, or adapt your own definition (preferable). In what ways do you observe “learning” principles in your own professional practice?

b)    What is my definition of "leadership" with supporting arguments/literature?  You may simply adopt one from the literature, or adapt your own definition (preferable). In what ways do you observe “leadership” principles in your own professional practice?

c)    What are my long-term goals and objectives? What values and ideals serve as the basis for my plan? As I reflect on my plan, how do my Gregorc style preferences relate to my journey as a doctoral practitioner/scholar? Which style preferences may assist me and which may present challenges? (Please provide specific examples from your professional practice).