Attitudes

Appreciation
appreciating the wonder and beauty of the world and its people.

Commitment
being committed to the learning, persevering and showing self-discipline and responsibility.

Confidence
feeling confident in their ability as learners, having the courage to take risks, applying what they have learned and making appropriate decisions and choices.

Cooperation
cooperating, collaborating, and leading or following as the situation demands.

Creativity
being creative and imaginative in their thinking and in their approach to problems and dilemmas.

Curiosity
being curious about the nature of learning and of the world, its people and cultures.

Empathy
imaginatively projecting themselves into another’s situation, in order to understand his/her thoughts, reasoning and emotions.

Enthusiasm
enjoying learning.

Independence
thinking and acting independently, making their own judgments based on reasoned principles and being able to defend their judgments.

Integrity
having integrity and a firm sense of fairness and honesty.

Respect
respecting themselves, others and the world around them.

Tolerance
feeling sensitively towards differences and diversity in the world and being responsive to the needs of others.