ESSENTIAL LEARNINGS

PROBLEM SOLVER

  • Builds consensus

  • Negotiates

  • Thinks independently and creatively

  • Makes decisions

  • Learns and applies problem solving strategies

PROGRESSIVE LEARNER

  • Develops and applies knowledge in basic skill areas and in the arts, nature, sports and culture.

  • Is a lifelong learner

Quality worker

  • Respects others

  • Works as a team player

  • Works independently

  • Understands group roles, taking the lead when appropriate

  • Adapts to change

  • Develops a strong work ethic

RESPONSIBLE CITIZEN

  • Lives with integrity through a commitment to moral, ethical, and social responsibility

  • Devotes time to community

  • Seeks opportunities to volunteer

  • Recognizes and demonstrates respect for individual, cultural, and racial differences

RESOURCE MANAGER

  • Manages resources (finances, information, natural, time)

  • Makes positive choices regarding health and wellness

  • Optimizes organizational skills

EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATOR

  • Possesses the skills to read, write, listen, speak, and non-verbally communicate in a positive way

  • Appropriately uses technology as a communication tool

TECHNOLOGICAL PRACTITIONER

  • Uses advanced technologies, including but not limited to the computer

  • Creates, accesses, integrates and uses information to communicate, reason, make decisions and solve problems