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Global Competencies

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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.