Vision for Learning
Our Vision for Learning at De La Salle Ashfield
De La Salle Catholic College…
is a Lasallian community, where all members are respected, valued, and accorded true dignity, where Gospel values underpin all relationships
is an inclusive and collaborative environment that respects and nurtures all members to reach their potential
is a place where the quality and care of our facilities and environment reflect the primary value placed on learning as our core work
values honesty and reflective practice, enabling continued growth and development for our community of learners.
will be responsible for, aware of and have a voice in their own learning
will become young men of strong character, equipped with the skills to be active, faith-filled, compassionate young men
will be motivated to achieve their best through through immersion in rich, challenging and authentic learning experiences
will develop essential skills as life-long learners through our focus on collaboration, creativity, critical-thinking and communication.
will be committed and effective educators who place their own learning and the learning of their students at the centre of their professional lives
are part of a collaborative learning community where innovation and life-long learning are fostered
will have high expectations, providing engaging and appropriately challenging learning opportunities for all students
are all teachers of literacy and numeracy and must be skilled to cater for a diverse range of abilities through sound approaches to pedagogy, including:
effective use of data and feedback
cooperative, collaborative and inquiry-based learning
use of technology to support authentic learning
are partners in learning with parents, staff, students and the wider community.
will be welcomed through inclusive professional and personal partnerships, with their son as our focus
will be engaged with the College in their son’s learning through effective communication and a range of opportunities for involvement in College life
are valued in the continued development of our shared vision of education
together with the broader community, play an integral role in fostering the cultural, spiritual, intellectual and social dimensions essential for the growth of the whole person.