The Gamma Chi Chapter adheres to and strives to implement the mission, purposes and vision
of The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International.
 

DKG MISSION STATEMENT

The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International promotes professional
and personal growth of women educators and excellence in education.

 
THE SEVEN PURPOSES OF DKG

To unite women educators of the world in genuine spiritual fellowship.
To honor women educators who have given or who evidence a potential for distinctive service in any field of education.
To advance the professional interest and position of women in education.
To initiate, endorse and support desirable legislation or other suitable endeavors in the interests of education and of women educators.
To endow scholarships to aid outstanding women educators in pursuing graduate study and to grant fellowships to non-member women educators.
To stimulate the personal and professional growth of members and to encourage their participation in appropriate programs of action.
To inform the membership of current economic, social, political, and educational issues to the end that they may become intelligent functioning members of a world society.

These seven basic purposes govern DKG's program of work and study.
The activities of each level of the Society implement the purposes of the Society.

 

DKG VISION STATEMENT
 
Leading women educators impacting education worldwide.
 
DKG SYMBOLS
 
DKG Short Logo
 
DKG Long Logo
 
 
Keypin
The keypin is the emblem of membership in the Society. The keypin is a golden ellipse with the Greek letters for Delta Kappa Gamma positioned across the center. Above the letters, a wreath of laurel leaves symbolizes the distinction the member has achieved. Below the letters, the cup represents knowledge. The keypin should be worn at each meeting.
     
 
Flower -Red Rose
The red rose, a beautiful creation from nature, reflects beauty of mind and spirit.
     
 
Colors
The society's colors are red for courage and gold for loyalty to members and the organization's ideals.
   
 
Crest or Coat of Arms
The crest consists of a red shield with a band of gold. Three tutor roses on the band symbolize the Society's ideals of friendship, loyalty and helpfulness. The cup of knowledge and the laurel wreath on the crest represent achievement. The flaming lamp and the book signify scholarship and knowledge. The Greek letters at the bottom spell Delta Kappa Gamma.
DKG MOTTO
   
"Each for all and all for each."
   
 
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