Teachers used the Seven Factors Driving a Culture of Success as a lens to consider how the Gauer School Mission has been successful this year. Teachers considered how their success can be carried forward into next year. Teachers considered possibilities, actions, momentum, excitement, passion. Each teacher group was given a factor to consider. Through the lens of the factor, teachers discussed how the Gauer School Mission has been successful this year. Comments for each teacher group are listed below.
Welcome to the Gauer Elementary School Workshop
Creating Momentum to Sustain a Strength-Based School Community
During the workshop teachers (1) celebrated this year’s successes, (2) built on these successes for the following school year, and (3) identified possible strategies for integrating the concept of “grit” into the strength-based learning environment. Teachers were divided into seven group. During the workshop, teachers posted comments on the topics discussed. The comments are posted below according to teacher group number. Teachers met at the end of the session to discuss how they will increase momentum to sustain the Gauer School Mission.