Principles

ATHENA of the TRIANGLE

By understanding my values, beliefs and behaviors, I am authentic. I consistently accept personal responsibility and embrace opportunity with optimism. I believe in myself and my potential and honor my uniqueness.
I reach out beyond what I can achieve on my own and promote a powerful belief in others. I create conditions that invite and encourage people to develop and contribute their own gifts.
I challenge myself to be open to what is new and unfamiliar, continually expanding and developing my knowledge, skills and experiences. I carry out the teacher-learner relationship.

I venture beyond myself connecting with and accepting others, I appreciate the talents and gifts that different individuals offer and access ways of knowing, inviting, and embracing others.

With respect and compassion for others, I generate a force for good that will not be stopped or deterred. My quest is for a just and humane society.
I challenge myself to be open to what is new and unfamiliar, continually expanding and developing my knowledge, skills and experiences. I carry out the teacher-learner relationship.
I possess the courage to speak the truth, test relationships and confront traditional thinking. I embrace the necessity for initiating change and the risks that go along with it. I will stand up, stand firm and do the right thing.

I take pleasure in my work and accomplishments. I celebrate life with exuberance and look forward with a sense of hope and purpose.