In a PYP school, learners should demonstrate

The IB Attitudes

APPRECIATION

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

COMMITMENT

by being committed to their own learning, by persevering and by showing self-discipline and responsibility.

CONFIDENCE

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

COOPERATION

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

CREATIVITY

by being creative and imaginative in their thinking and in their approach to solving/resolving problems and dilemmas.

CURIOSITY

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

EMPATHY

by imagining themselves in another’s situation in order to understand his or her reasoning and emotions, so as to be open-minded and reflective about the perspectives of others.

ENTHUSIASM

by enjoying their learning and by willingly demonstrating their best effort.

INDEPENDENCE

by thinking and acting independently, by making their own judgments based on reasoned argument, and/or by being able to thoughtfully defend their judgments.

INTEGRITY

by being honest and by demonstrating a mindful sense of fairness.

RESPECT

by respecting themselves, others and the world around them.

TOLERANCE

by being sensitive about differences and diversity in the world and by being responsive to the needs of others.

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