CORE COMPETENCIES

B.C.'s redesigned curriculum highlights the importance of students developing their thinking, communicating, and personal and social competencies. Each student has unique strengths in each competency.  Our goals as educators is to nurture the growth of each student by creating  rich learning experiences and opportunities for students to self-reflect.

SELF-ASSESSMENT SAMPLES

 

Click here to access a collection of samples of teacher created self-assessments for the core competencies.

GUIDING
DOCUMENTS

 

Click here to access published documents to guide reporting on the self-assessment of the core competencies.

MAKING THINKING VISIBLE

 

This is a collection of routines developed by Project Zero at Harvard University.  Click below to find a matrix that summarizes some of the routines.  Click the links below to access relevant websites. 

CORE COMPETENCY RESOURCES

 

Click here to access a collection of resources to support learning and the development of the core competencies, including summaries, the profiles, and downloadable posters.

PLANNING WITH CORE COMPETENCIES IN MIND

 

 

Click here to find sample lessons created with the core competencies in mind.

Core Competency Videos

Picture Books