Mission Statement

Inspired by the Christian vision, Marino Institute of Education is a teaching and learning community committed to promoting inclusion, quality and excellence in education. The dignity and potential of each person is central to our life, work and service.


We realise our mission by providing a quality lifetime approach to teacher education that promotes reflective practice and on-going teacher renewal. The Institute offers innovative and resourceful courses, programmes and experiences to schools and local communities. Original research projects, which respond to existing and emerging needs, are undertaken. We are dedicated to providing the highest of standards in our facilities and services.

The Institute is committed to:

  • The person and values of Edmund Rice, in particular his vision of an inclusive and liberating education
  • The development of the student as a caring and passionate professional
  • Cherishing our Irish cultural and linguistic traditions while being members of the global community
  • A working environment of mutual respect, open communication and accountability, effective leadership and collaboration.