Appreciating the wonder and beauty of the world and its people.
Cooperating, colaborating,and leading or following as the situation demands.
Imagining themselves in another’s situation in order to understand his or her reasoning and emotions,so as to be open-minded and reflective about the perspectives of others.
Enjoying learning and willingly putting the effort into the process.
Respecting themselves,others and the world around them.
Feeling confident in their ability as learners, having the courage to take risks, applying what they have learned and making appropriate decisions and choices.
Being honest and demonstrating a considered sense of fairness.
Thinking and acting independently, making their own judgements based on reasoned argument, and being able to defend their judgements.
Open – Minded
We critically appreciate our own cultures and personal histories, as well as the values and traditions of others. We seek and evaluate a range of points of view, and we are willing to grow from the experience.
Being creative and imaginative in their thinking and their approach to problems and dilemmas.
Being committed to their own learning, preserving and showing self-dicipline and responsibility.
We understand the importance of balancing different aspects of our lives intellectual, physical, and emotional to achieve well-being for ourselves and others. We recognize our interdependence with other people and with the world in which we live.
We thoughtfully consider the world and our own ideas and experience. We work to understand our strengths and weaknesses in order to support our learning and personal development.
We develop and use conceptual understanding, exploring knowledge across a range of disciplines. We engage with issues and ideas that have local and global signicance.
Being sensitive about differences and diversity in the world and being responsive to the needs of others.
We express ourselves confidently and creatively in more than one language and in many ways. We collaborate effectively, listening carefully to the perspectives of other individuals and groups.
Being curious about the nature of learning, about the world, its people and cultures..
We show empathy, compassion and respect. We have a commitment to service, and we act to make a positive difference in the lives of others and in the world around us.
Risk – Taker
We approach uncertainty with forethought and determination; we work independently and cooperatively to explore new ideas and innovative strategies. We are resourceful and resilient in the face of challenges and change.