x231 RULE is R E S P E C T

#1 RULE is R E S P E C T

Emerson’s #1 Rule is
R E S P E C T


Respect in school means:

  • Desiring to learn
  • Desiring to understand what you do not know
  • Desiring to make those who are different feel welcome

Respect means:

  • Keeping an open mind
  • Listening to everything that other people say and honestly comparing their words with your own thoughts, without assuming that you are right

Respect means:

  • Appreciating everybody
  • Showing concern for everybody
  • Involving yourself with others regardless of whether they are popular or not, smart or not, older than you, or younger than you

Respect means:

  • Mocking nobody
  • Harming nobody
  • Ignoring no one

Respect means:

  • Helping others to succeed
  • Sharing the win
  • Proactively thinking and acting for the best of all concerned