Seven Essential Characteristics of a Teacher at Cristo Rey De La Salle East Bay High School

Our teachers commit to the following mindsets and actions:

(1) Loves working with young people, and empowers our student associates to become agents of their academic success;
(2) Exhibits the flexibility to pivot and is comfortable with change and transition;
(3) Listens to new educational research, displays a growth mindset, and commits to lifelong learning;
(4) Models mindfulness, culturally responsive and relevant teaching, wholeness and restorative justice practices;
(5) Collaborates openly and communicates authentically with colleagues to build an inclusive educational community;
(6) Takes creative initiative, and is self-directed and reflective in disposition;
(7) Appreciates our Lasallian Catholic heritage and tradition, and respects religious plurality.