• iStock_000023085537_Full
  • iStock_000019022260_Full
  • iStock_000073656593_Full
  • iStock_000071466987_Full
  • iStock_000033210538_Full
  • iStock_000024732512_Full

Full Story

ACAPT Strategic Plan 2018-2021

Dec 21, 2017

Our Vision

Transforming health and health care through excellence and innovation in physical therapy education.

 

Our Mission

Unifying the educational enterprise that prepares physical therapists committed to improving the human experience.

 

Our Plan for 2018-2021

 

Academic Innovation:

Establish the framework needed to transform clinical education in physical therapy

Strategies: Identify graduate outcomes in preparation for the development of a standardized clinical education curriculum; Gather exemplars (best practices) of partnerships between academic and clinical institutions

 

Every physical therapy education program will have the movement system as one of the primary identifiable curricular threads

Strategies: Provide the leadership in the development of educational matters related to movement

Knowledge to Elevate Healthcare

Enhance educational research to inform teaching and learning

Strategies: Develop seed grants for faculty and student recruitment that would call for a plan and metrics for diversity recruitment; Create an institute of scholarship of teaching and learning; Work with the Foundation for Physical Therapy to increase support for educational research; and Investigate feasibility of developing an ACAPT journal

Academic Leadership and Advocacy

Influence CAPTE to promote best educational practices

Strategies: Identify and promote best educational practices; Mobilize institutional representatives communicate desired standard changes to CAPTE.

 

Develop faculty and student leaders who will lead and advocate for the physical therapy academic enterprise

Strategies: Develop collaborative leadership development opportunities that include students and other APTA sections; Develop an advocacy program within ACAPT

Join the Conversation. Contribute and Share in the ACAPT Discussions

Start Sharing

ACAPT Strategic Plan 2018-2021

Dec 21, 2017

Our Vision

Transforming health and health care through excellence and innovation in physical therapy education.

 

Our Mission

Unifying the educational enterprise that prepares physical therapists committed to improving the human experience.

 

Our Plan for 2018-2021

 

Academic Innovation:

Establish the framework needed to transform clinical education in physical therapy

Strategies: Identify graduate outcomes in preparation for the development of a standardized clinical education curriculum; Gather exemplars (best practices) of partnerships between academic and clinical institutions

 

Every physical therapy education program will have the movement system as one of the primary identifiable curricular threads

Strategies: Provide the leadership in the development of educational matters related to movement

Knowledge to Elevate Healthcare

Enhance educational research to inform teaching and learning

Strategies: Develop seed grants for faculty and student recruitment that would call for a plan and metrics for diversity recruitment; Create an institute of scholarship of teaching and learning; Work with the Foundation for Physical Therapy to increase support for educational research; and Investigate feasibility of developing an ACAPT journal

Academic Leadership and Advocacy

Influence CAPTE to promote best educational practices

Strategies: Identify and promote best educational practices; Mobilize institutional representatives communicate desired standard changes to CAPTE.

 

Develop faculty and student leaders who will lead and advocate for the physical therapy academic enterprise

Strategies: Develop collaborative leadership development opportunities that include students and other APTA sections; Develop an advocacy program within ACAPT

Stay Informed & Up-To-Date with ACAPT

Sponsors & Partners