IB Learner Profile

The IB Learner Profile represents ten learning attributes valued by IB World Schools. We believe these attributes, and others like them, can help individuals and groups become responsible members of local, national, and global communities. 

Cypress Elementary IB Learner Profile

  August, September, October: Risk Taker, Caring, Communicators


- Risk Taker - We approach unfamiliar situations and uncertainty with courage and forethought.
- Caring - We show empathy, compassion and respect towards the needs and feelings of others.  We have a personal commitment to service.
- Communicators - We understand and express ideas and information confidently and creatively in more than one language.  We work effectively and are willing to collaborate.

November: Inquirers


We develop our natural curiosity.  We acquire the skills necessary to conduct inquiry and research and show independence in learning.
  
December: Balanced


We understand the importance of intellectual, physical and emotional balance.
 
January: Thinkers


We exercise initiative in applying thinking skills critically and creatively to recognize and approach complex problems.

February: Knowledgeable

We explore concepts, ideas, and issues that have local and global significance.  We acquire in- depth knowledge of a range of disciplines.


March: Open Minded


We are accustomed to seeking a range of points of view, and are willing to grow from the experience.


April: Principled


We act with integrity and honesty, with a strong sense of fairness.  We take responsibility for our own actions and the consequences that accompany them.



May: Reflect on all Learner Profile Attributes


We give thoughtful consideration to our own learning and experience. We are able to assess and understand our strengths and limitations in order to support our learning and personal development.