Originally introduced as the Student Success Plan, creative license has been applied here to change the aforementioned term to Growth Plan for Success. The acronym resulting from this phrasing - GPS - strongly suggests a plan that will guide students to their identified destinations (goals). Including the word Growth in the plan also connects the plan to the growth mindset, with the latter serving as the guiding principle in any movement towards success.
This space is referred to as the "Owner's Manual" simply because we are all, ultimately, responsible for our own behavior. Although we can't possibly control everything, there is an imperfect control we can exert through ownership of our attitudes and our efforts. it's a choice we make - each day.
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