Providing quality resources, innovative programs, and responsible leadership to meet the educational and social service needs of our children, schools, and community.


We strive to:

Serve as a resource to Berks County children, schools, and the wider community by developing expertise and sharing information.

Provide leadership to promote effective educational practice, advance student performance, and respond to statewide initiatives.

Communicate systematically with internal and external constituencies to exchange information about programs and services and build strong, trusting, and mutually beneficial relationships.

Offer dependable, flexible, and cost-effective services to meet the needs of schools and other BCIU clients.

Cultivate a respectful and collaborative environment that encourages teamwork, motivation to succeed, and institutional pride.

Develop and deliver high-quality training and professional development programs for Berks County schools, the community-at-large, and BCIU employees.