Personal awareness and responsibility includes the skills, strategies, and dispositions that help students to stay healthy and active, set goals, monitor progress, regulate emotions, respect their own rights and the rights of others, manage stress, and persevere in difficult situations. Students who demonstrate personal awareness and responsibility demonstrate self-respect and express a sense of personal well-being. The Personal Awareness and Responsibility Competency Profiles have been developed by BC teachers based on students’ work. The personal awareness and responsibility competency review draft consists of two elements:
Personal Awareness and Responsibility Competency Illustrations The illustrations offer examples of ways in which students from diverse backgrounds and communities can demonstrate the personal awareness and responsibility competency.