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MYP & DP ATL: Social

Approaches to Learning

ATL: Social Skills


How can students collaborate?
Working effectively with others

  • Use social media networks appropriately to build and develop relationships
  • Practise empathy
  • Delegate and share responsibility for decision-making
  • Help others to succeed
  • Take responsibility for one’s own actions
  • Manage and resolve conflict and work collaboratively in teams
  • Build consensus
  • Make fair and equitable decisions
  • Listen actively to other perspectives and ideas
  • Negotiate effectively
  • Encourage others to contribute
  • Exercise leadership and take on a variety of roles within groups
  • Give and receive meaningful feedback
  • Advocate for one’s own rights and needs

ATL Skills from "MYP: From Principles to Practice (2014)"