After viewing the The Opportunity Myth.pptx Download The Opportunity Myth.pptx and reflecting on your “Why you want to be a teacher” statement, create a 20 word GIST* how you will support your students this year. *GIST is an acronym which stands for Generating Interaction between Schemata and Text. A GIST statement usually has a limited word count which conveys the most essential part of the text.