Vision

Empowering our community of learners to create a just and sustainable world.

 

Mission

AISL provides exceptional learning experiences within a global community where all voices count.  We spark the inspiration in students to be the best version of themselves so that they can joyously soar on their own paths of learning, growing, leading and contributing as global citizens.  

 

Core Values 

To fulfill our mission and inspire our vision, we are guided by and committed to following core values: 

Respect

We are considerate of ourselves and others in order to foster an inclusive and equitable environment. 

Empathy

We honor our diversity, treat one another with kindness, and demonstrate compassion through service.

Responsibility

We are accountable for ourselves, others and our community. 

Integrity

We act morally, tell the truth and feel good about what we do. 

Courage

We take on life's challenges with resilience and are confident in mind and spirit.  

 

 

 

21st Century Global Competencies


Category 1:  
an intrinsically motivated & collaborative team member. 

An AISL student can… 

  1. contribute to the group process and work with others to complete tasks 
  2. listen thoughtfully and respond respectfully to group agreements and disagreements 
  3. transition efficiently between collaborative and independent tasks

Category 2: 
a creative problem solver and critical thinker. 

An AISL student can…

  1. monitor, evaluate and adjust their thinking through self-reflection. 
  2. generate original solutions and employ multiple strategies to solve problems. 
  3. connect, synthesize and apply prior knowledge, skills and understandings in novel situations.

Category 3: 
an effective communicator. 

An AISL student can... 

  1. employ active and effective interpersonal communication skills. 
  2. utilize effective public speaking skills. 
  3. communicate selecting a style and medium appropriate to audience and purpose.

Category 4:  
a critical consumer & producer of information & technology. 

An AISL student can... 

  1. analyze, evaluate and utilize a range of information sources appropriate to task and purpose.
  2. select and utilize a range of technology appropriate to task and purpose.
  3. exercise digital citizenship appropriate to task and purpose.

Category 5: 
globally, culturally & socially empathetic. 

An AISL student can... 

  1. recognize and appreciate a diversity of perspectives, values and traditions. 
  2. recognize global issues and take action to help solve them. 
  3. understand how their choices impact others.