What does Signet mean?   

It means School Involved in Gifted Needs in Education Today. 

Goals: The SIGNET goals are to challenge you to develop your skills in thinking critically, creatively, and reflectively. 

Expectations: In order to think critically, creatively, and reflectively, we will focus on Problem Solving Exercises (The 5 C’s): 

  • Creativity: Creative problem solving where students dare to be different 

  • Communication: Students develop the ability to communicate among themselves in problem solving and to audiences regarding their solutions 

  • Cooperation: Students learning from one another is just as important as what they are learning from the teachers. 

  • Competition: Enhances teamwork 

  • Coordination: developed during the problem-solving exercises to the classroom and to daily life.