Employs an analytical and creative approach to address problems, while drawing on individual & collective skills, knowledge & experience.
Content Knowledge Requirements
Understanding and knowledge of foundational theory and practices of problem solving.
Understands various problem-solving techniques.
Ability to weigh and implement the problem solving strategies equitably.
Identifies the problem and considers potential solutions.
Identifies the problem and considers potential solutions. Employs multiple problem-solving strategies. Seeks assistance as necessary.
Employs multiple problem-solving strategies. Identifies possible explanations and alternatives, identifies the information necessary to solve a problem, anticipates obstacles, and develops contingency plans. Undertakes a complex task by breaking it down into manageable parts in a systematic, detailed way. Presents problem analysis and recommended solutions, rather than just identifying or describing the problem itself. Seeks assistance as necessary.