Component 3: Personal Standards
Throughout year, students will be held to the following 3 personal standards that are acquired from Project GLAD (Guided Language Acquisition Design). The 3 personal standards are to:
These imperative, personal standards will not only be taught and recognized from Day 1, but also be consistently reinforced each day students have their STEM class. Students who are accountable to these 3 personal standards will grow in the STEM Content, in 21st century skills, and most importantly, as individuals and teammates through intra- and inter-personal interactions. Students will have ample opportunities to show respect to themselves, their groups, their teacher(s), their materials, and their learning environment. On a daily basis, students will be provided with choices that will not only challenge them, but will also allow them to make informed decisions to solve problems within a flexible group setting where it is safe to take appropriate, educational risks.