Presentation on theme: "The IB Learner Profile IB learners strive to be…"— Presentation transcript:
The IB Learner Profile IB learners strive to be…
Inquirers Are curious and love to find out things. They use their skills to do independent research. The CSI Detectives: Inquirers!
Knowledgeable Have in-depth knowledge and understanding about a variety of topics Lisa Simpson: Knowledgeable!
Thinkers Apply their thinking skills in a variety of ways to make reasoned decisions. Confucius: Thinker!
Communicators Express ideas confidently and creatively in more than one language and in many ways. Work well with others Martin Luther King Jr: Communicator!
Principled Are honest and fair Take responsibility for their own actions Pierluigi Collina: Principled!
Open-minded Are open to different points of view Recognize that many different perspectives exist and improve their own understanding through this. Kofi Annan (former head of the United Nations): Open- minded!
Caring Show compassion and respect for the needs and feelings of others Act to make a positive difference in their communities Ned Flanders: Caring!
Risk-takers Explore new ideas and strategies Show courage in unfamiliar situations Defend their beliefs Muhammad Ali: Risk taker
Balanced Understand and demonstrate the importance of developing intellectually, physically and emotionally. Lance Armstrong: Balanced!
Reflective Think about their learning and experiences Understand their strengths and weaknesses and use this understanding to support their learning Tiger Woods: Reflective!
Remember No one expects you to achieve all of these qualities straight away! Learning is a life long thing: it doesnt end after School/University - the learner profile is simply some common ideas that we can use to think about what kind of learners we try to be!