Leadership Studies Program
June 16, 2013 (All day) - June 21, 2013 (All day)
Grades 6 – 11
LEADERSHIP I is a program with specific emphasis on leadership skills. Training will include those areas necessary for leadership development: fundamentals of leadership, written and oral communication, group dynamics, problem solving, planning, personal skills and decision-making. Avenues for becoming leaders in school, community and religious affiliation will be utilized to heighten the awareness and development of leadership potential.
LEADERSHIP II is a continuation of Leadership I. It is an intense study to further develop leadership concepts and qualities. Emphasis will be placed on the psychology of leadership, assertiveness training and situational leadership. LEADERSHIP III is an extension of the program, with training focusing on the legal aspects of leadership, responsibilities of various positions of leadership, developing personal power and leadership for the future. Students also have the opportunity for informal interaction with adult leaders
For information visit http://www.usm.edu/karnes-gifted/leadership-studies-program