The 6 Skills to Reduce the Risk and Increase the Promise of Your Students infographic outlines 6 skills students need to be successful in school, and in everyday life.
Ability to cope with the stresses in life, prepare for adversity by developing confidence and empathy.
Ability to make decision, solve problems, and create new ideas or use old ideas in new ways.
Includes accountability, decision making, motivation, awareness, honesty, problem solving, resilience, resourcefulness, persistence, and emotional maturity.
Effective relationships between teachers and student truth their teachers and feel that mutual respect exists.
Involves abstract abilities to empathize, to listen, and to be open to the perspectives of someone else. Grant students the benefit of the doubt and give them a chance to probe themselves worthy.
Students struggle to understand the text; they have no confidence in their abilities to make sense of reading.