EDUCATING THE EDUCATOR
 
The IDEC Academy promotes the value and dissemination of education that continues beyond the traditional higher learning of interior design professionals so that all may be inspired, protected and served by the environments in which they work, live and play.
 
MISSION AND VISION:
 
The IDEC Academy promotes the value and dissemination of education that continues beyond the traditional higher learning of interior design professionals so that all may be inspired, protected and served by the environments in which they work, live and play. IDEC Academy’s objective is to support the professional development of interior design faculty and to assist in attracting design professionals to successful careers in interior design education.
 
PURPOSE:
 
The IDEC Academy seeks to make educational resources available to IDEC members, design professionals, and to the public through continuing education content. The IDEC Academy facilitates the creation of continuing education content for professional and personal well being and aids in the acquisition of interior design knowledge competencies.
 
GOALS:
  • To respond to critical need for interior design educators in specific ways intended to encourage practitioners to enter the field of education.
  • To assist junior faculty members in advancing their careers as interior design educators