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A classroom of thinkers and problem solvers is one where students construct meanings and respond to complex situations using sound reasoning and creative thinking as they...

  • Reflect on learning experiences and processes
  • Effectively analyze and evaluate evidence, considering alternative points of view
  • Solve problems in both conventional and innovative ways; transfer prior learning to obtain solutions
  • Use information accurately and creatively for the issue or problem at hand
  • Understand that creativity and innovation is a long-term, cyclical process of small successes and frequent mistakes

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A classroom of effective communicators is one where students express ideas accurately, creatively and effectively to a variety of audiences as they...
  • Synthesize complex information and perspectives to create meaning
  • Assume shared responsibility for collaborative work and value the individual contributions made by each team member
  • Utilize multiple media and technologies and know how to judge their effectiveness


A classroom of personally and socially responsible citizens is one where students act upon their rights and obligations as informed, respectful individuals and citizens of a democratic and interdependent society. 
  • Develop personal and academic goals and design actions to achieve the goals.
  • Develop an understanding of their interdependence with the world