OUR VALUES

L E A D E R S H I P 

Using Best-Practices and Universal Principles

 

We are a proud Leader in Me school.  The Leader in Me program is aligned with best-in-class content and concepts practiced by global education thought leaders. It provides a logical, sequential and balanced process to help schools proactively design the culture that reflects their vision of the ideal school.  
 

                                                                    This new mindset fosters: 

 

 


 


As a Leader in Me School, our entire school community

follows the 7 Habits of Highly Effective Kids:

 

Leadership

Responsibility

Accountability

Problem Solving

Adaptability

Communication

Initiative and Self-Direction

Creativity

Cross-Cultural Skills

Teamwork

HABIT 1:
BE PROACTIVE

You're in Charge

I am a responsible person. I take initiative. I choose my actions, attitudes, and moods. I do not blame others for my wrong actions. I do the right thing without being asked, even when no one is looking.

HABIT 4:
THINK WIN-WIN

Everyone Can Win

I balance courage for getting what I want with consideration for what others want. I make deposits in others’ Emotional Bank Accounts. When conflicts arise, I look for Third Alternatives.

HABIT 2: BEGIN WITH THE END IN MIND

Have a Plan

I plan ahead and set goals. I do things that have meaning and make a difference. I am an important part of my classroom and contribute to my school’s mission and vision. I look for ways to be a good citizen.

HABIT 5: SEEK FIRST TO UNDERSTAND, THEN TO BE UNDERSTOOD

Listen First, Then Talk

I listen to other people’s ideas and feelings. I try to see things from their viewpoints. I listen to others without interrupting. I am confident in voicing my ideas. I look people in the eyes when talking.

HABIT 3: PUT FIRST
THINGS FIRST

Work First, then Play

I spend my time on things that are most important. This means I say no to things I know I should not do. I set priorities, make a schedule, and follow my plan. I am disciplined and organized..

HABIT 6:
SYNGERGIZE

Together is Better

I value other people’s strengths and learn from them. I get along well with others, even people who are different from me. I work well in groups. I seek out other people’s ideas to solve problems. .

HABIT 7:
SHARPEN THE SAW

Balance Feels Best

I take care of my body by eating right, exercising, and getting sleep. I spend time with family and friends. I learn in lots of ways and lots of places, not just at school. I find meaningful ways to help others. 

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