Shanghai American School’sStudent as a Learner Proﬁle (SLP)
What is the Student as a Learner Proﬁle? The SLP separates your academic achievement from your behaviors. The 4 Behavior Categories• Cooperation and Collaboration• Preparation and Organization• Integrity and Attitude• Active Learning and Effort
Cooperation and Collaboration • asks questions • shows leadership and contributes as a group member What might Cooperation • listens and reﬂects look like in a science class?How would you show Collaboration in a music class?
Preparation and Organization • keeps materials organized • hands in work on time; brings materials to class How do you show you are Prepared for a PE class? • prepares for quizzes/What does being Organized tests/deadlinesmean in a Humanities class?
Integrity and Attitude • respects property, materials, class environment • demonstrates academic integrity class What do you show Integrity during a math test? • demonstratesIn what ways can you demonstrate a positive Attitude in art class? positive attitude
Active Learning and Effort• uses class time effectively; participates in class• reﬂects on learning to make improvements; takes reasonable risks• works to best ability; In your Global Language class, demonstrates persistence how can you consistently demonstrate a higher level of Effort? How do you demonstrate Active Learning in an EAL class or a drama class?
Student Learner Proﬁle ScaleE = EXCELLENT exceeds expectationsG = GOOD consistently meets expectationsNI = NEEDS IMPROVEMENT sometimes meets expectationsAC = AREA OF CONCERN rarely meets expectations
Questions?Why is Student Learner Proﬁle important to me? How will I use the Student Learner Proﬁle in myStudent Led Conference?What is a Student Led Conference?
Important Points SLCs happen before report cards✴ A time for celebration and for reﬂection✴ A time to set goals and create a plan to achieve those goals