Progressions' I Have, I Will, I See model is supported by best practices in coaching and positive psychology and is reinforced by the U.S. Department of Education's draft publication, "Promoting Grit, Tenacity, and Perseverance: Critical Factors for Success in the 21st Century". (U.S. Department of Education, 2013.)
The publication sites three major categories of psychological resources that help students succeed in their perseverance: academic mindsets (believing they can succeed), effortful control (the ability to regulate attention in the face of distractions), and strategies and tactics (methods for achieving desired outcome and goals) .
I have the ability to follow instructions.
I have the ability to make positive choices.
I have the ability to have a good attitude.
I see myself having good grades.
I see myself graduating from high school.
I see myself in the career of my choice.