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Course Descriptions

Leadership Game Plan/ND SHAPE Conf 2018

HNES 2000

This course will utilize the book Jamison Coach Wooden’s Leadership Game Plan for Success 12 lessons for Extraordinary Performance and Personal Excellence as a basis for discussion of inspirational practical techniques and proven philosophies to develop leaders and leadership skills. Professionals will work on a plan to implement knowledge from the text in order to develop the young leaders in their classroom as well as increase their own leadership skills.

Objectives:

Teachers will understand:

  • Origins of leadership and develop a set of core values.
  • The Pyramid of Success and discuss how to teach that to students.
  • Personal exploration into each block of the pyramid and written reflection for each value. 
  • 12 lessons in leadership to implement in teacher and student leadership styles.
  • Reflection and its usefulness in becoming and sustaining good leadership qualities.

Required Student Resources:

John Wooden and Steve Jamison Coach Wooden’s Leadership Game Plan For Success 12 lessons for Extraordinary Performance and Personal Excellence, 2009 McGraw Hill, ISBN: 978-0-07-162614-9