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LeaderHelen B. Duffield Elementary School

Leader in Me

 


What is "Leader In Me"?

  • A process that helps develop the essential life skills and characteristics students need in order to thrive in the 21st century.
  • Uses Stephen Covey's, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People model, tailored to children and teachers in an education setting.
  • Currently has been rolled out to over 650 school world wide.


Why is it good for my children?

  • Personal leadership-being accountable for actions and attitudes
  • Initiative and self-discipline, making healthy choices
  • Ability to work well with others, cross culturally and in teams
  • Effective communication and listening skills
  • Ability to solve complex problems and creative thinking skills
  • Inspires greater self-confidence with a belief that very child can be a "leader of their own life", has unique talents and can make a difference.
  • Teaches skills needed to be successful in the 21st century.


What types of results are expected?

  • Increase academic achievement and decline in discipline problems
  • Increase student self confidence, improved social and life skills
  • Increase student, teacher and parent satisfaction with their education

Here are some resources you can use at home to help bring out the leader in your child: