Portrait of a Graduate • College & Career Ready: Analytical Thinker

  • The ability to use clear, logical steps and judgement to understand an issue from all angles, before executing an action and developing new thinking.

    Elementary School

    I can:
    • recognize there are multiple parts of a whole that work together
    • identify and describe the different parts and functions of the whole

    Middle School

    I can:
    • identify essential information to the task at hand
    • apply new thinking
    • recognize limitations and potential bias of the data and/or solution
    • draw conclusions and create evidence based claims

    High School

    I can:
    • identify missing information necessary to support understanding    
    • evaluate the impact of new data/information on our thinking
    • consider intended and unintended consequences of my new thinking