Learning Expectations

At CIS International School of Tunis, we are committed to building a safe, nurturing and
respectful learning environment to foster and develop students’ knowledge, skills, and abilities.
CIST strives to create an open and transparent community where teachers, students, and parents
are engaged and collaborate to improve the experience of learning and developing.
CIST methodology prepares students to be:

Responsible leaders who:

 Develop the values, attitudes, knowledge, and skills needed to make responsible decisions.

 Seek imaginative, appropriate, and ethical solutions to problems. 

 Can cope confidently and competently with everyday situations. 

 Use their abilities to recognize different points of view and seek out the most accurate and
fair positions regardless of their own particular interests or desires  
-Develop the values, attitudes, knowledge, and skills needed to make responsible
decisions.
-Seek imaginative, appropriate, and ethical solutions to problems. 
-Can cope confidently and competently with everyday situations. 
Use their abilities to recognize different points of view and seek out the most accurate and
fair positions regardless of their own particular interests or desires  

 Critical and Creative Thinkers who:
- Formulate and pursue goals and strive to learn something new every day
- become capable, self-reliant, and self-motivated
- solve problems and address difficulties when they first become apparent

 Effective Communicators who:
- Communicate clearly and accurately in English, yet respect linguistic diversity
- Listen to, interpret, and use information effectively
- Use technology as a communicative tool

 Compassionate Global Citizens who:
- Strive to serve and lead in their communities?
- Respect people’s feelings, ideas, abilities and cultural diversity
- Practice responsibility, courtesy, service, and cooperation
- Comprehend the importance of empathy, honesty, fair-mindedness, and justice?

 Technologically Advanced Learners who:
- Use technology as an effective tool to enhance learning.
- Demonstrate the ability to adapt and manipulate technology to benefit their learning
environment.
- Use technology as a means to access information, generate assignments, and as a
communicative tool.
- Understand and respect legal and ethical issues

 Healthy Individuals who:
- Develop and follow lifelong health and fitness programs
- Acquire team-building skills through physical activity