Educational Insights
Empowering Instruction Webcast

Join Leader in Me administrators in an overview of the NEW Empowering Instruction one-day workshop! This is a recording of the January 30, 2017, live 60-minute webcast. This webcast will provide participants with a brief overview of the one-day Empowering Instruction workshop. Participants will also learn how the workshop helps educators: Align instructional strategies with read more

Does Aligning Academics Help Students and Schools Achieve Their Goals?

More Insight on Aligning Academics We recently published a blog post with a link to our Aligning Academics webcast and a short summary of what Aligning Academics is all about. During that webcast, we heard one educator’s experience, but we wanted to take it one step further and get more feedback on the effectiveness of read more

Ten Non-Education Books About Leadership

This is a post written by Sarah Ann Taylor, a Leader in Me coach and consultant.   I recently received a request for some recommendations for non-education books on the subject of leadership. This request thrilled me! We become better models for the students we serve when we as practitioners commit ourselves to continual growth read more

Aligning Academics Webcast Recording

Understand Aligning Academics Join Dana Penick and Stephanie Taylor for an overview of the Aligning Academics one-day workshop. This is a recording of their January 23, 2017, live 60-minute webcast. With Aligning Academics, educators can learn how to achieve personal, team (class), and student goals with the 4 Disciplines of Execution®. This webcast provides participants read more

Selfie Scavenger Hunt

Creative Leadership to Boost Morale Enthusiasm As a Leader in Me School in the third year of implementation, we have our highs and lows, or ebbs and flows. Our mission statement, which we strive for each day, is “All belong, all learn, all lead to succeed.” Most days we have a positive learning culture, but read more

“Every Child Is a Leader” School Culture

Instead of seeing children through the lens of a normal distribution curve—some kids are naturally smart and others are not—The Leader in Me paradigm sees that every child is capable, every child is a leader. This paradigm changes everything. Over 3,000 Leader in Me Schools in 50 countries are embracing this paradigm and experiencing an read more

2017 International Student Speech Contest

The 2017 Leader in Me International Student Speech Contest is open for students K–12 attending a Leader in Me School. All students are encouraged to enter  the speech contest by submitting a two-minute video before March 31, 2017. Students (with help from their parents or school) can create a video of a traditional or a read more

Social-Emotional Learning with The Leader in Me

More Than Academics If you talk with anyone who has spent time in a classroom, and you asked that person if core academic subjects were the only things students learned in school, the resounding answer would be “NO.” So much more is taught at school than correct grammar and times tables. Students are learning life read more