Book Title: The Student Leadership Challenge: Activities Book (J-B Leadership Challenge: Kouzes/Posner)
Author: James M. Kouzes
ACTIVE LEARNING TO EMPOWER STUDENT LEADERS
Building on the research behind The Leadership Challenge®, The Student Leadership Challenge® approach is used by a growing number of educators who are committed to helping young people discover the leader within. Practical experience is critical to learning, and while students may respond well to presentations and discussion about The Five Practices of Exemplary Leadership® model, there is no substitute for hands-on experience that enables students to deepen their understanding as they put the Practices into action. This Activities Book will help you create thise experiences for your students. Designed for use with high school and undergraduate college students as they embark on their personal leadership journeys with The Student Leadership Challenge, and flexible enough for students of all levels, this guide includes more than 50 activities to help educators bridge the divide between teaching The Five Practices of Exemplary Leadership conceptually and helping students learn to actually apply and practice them in their lives.
PRAISE FOR THE STUDENT LEADERSHIP CHALLENGE: ACTIVITIES BOOK
"A book of genuinely effective activities for engaging students at all levels, turning the novice facilitator into a pro. It includes easy-to-use concepts that readily apply to life as a leader, and is a real difference maker that fosters success!"
—Randy D. Grimes, human resources director, Duke University
"A fantastic resource for leadership educators looking to further develop students' understanding of The Five Practices of Exemplary Leadership in a tangible, hands-on way! It offers engaging activities that are sure to make an impact on your student leaders. This activity book is a great supplement to The Student Leadership Challenge, bringing the original concepts off the page and into the real world"
—Kimberly Piatt, coordinator of leadership development, The College at Brockport
"An excellent one-stop resource for activities to engage students of different learning styles. Students will find the experiential nature of the activities easy to comprehend and most importantly be able to see the relevance and application of the The Five Practices of Exemplary Leadership"
—Melvin Chia, principal consultant, Lifeskills Enrichment