IBMYP - The Learner Profile

Learner Profile Attributes

Descriptor

 

 

Inquirer

     

  • Naturally curious and enjoys learning about the world

     

  • Can conduct research

     

  • Loves learning & discovering new things

     

     

 

 

 

Knowledgeable

     

  • Learns about ideas & issues that are local & global

     

     

  • Understands what they learn & can use this information in their life

     

     

 

 

 

Thinkers

     

     

  • Thinks critically & creatively

     

  • Solves problems and makes good decisions

     

     

 

 

 

Communicators

     

     

  • Expresses ideas & information confidently and creatively

     

     

  • Enjoys working with others and works well as part of a group

     

     

     

 

 

Principled

     

  • Is fair, honest and respects others

     

  • Takes responsibility for choices & accepts the consequences of their actions

     

     

 

 

 

 

 

Open-minded

     

     

  • Learns about their culture and history

     

     

  • Knows that people are different and may do different things

     

     

  • Thinks about other people’s point of view and tries to understand others

     

     

     

 

 

 

Caring

     

     

  • Tries to understand and respect the needs and feelings of others

     

     

  • Chooses to make a difference for other people and the environment

     

     

     

 

 

 

 

 

Balanced

     

  • Keeps their body healthy

     

  • Learns and thinks to keep their mind healthy

     

  • Expresses their emotions, has fun, thinks positively

     

  • Nurtures relationships to keep their spirit healthy

     

  • Understands that balance is important for everyone

     

     

 

 

 

Risk-Taker

     

  • Has the courage to try new things

     

  • Tries to solve problems in a lot of ways

     

  • Tells people what they think is right

     

 

 

 

Reflective

     

  • Thinks about what they are learning

     

  • Knows what they are good at and what they are not so good at

     

  • Tries to think about these things and makes changes when they can

     

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