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