What do you think about when
I mention a used car salesman or politician? Whether you have bought a
used car or not, or shaken the hand of your political representatives, you have
a pretty clear idea of what you would expect if the situation presented
What comes to mind when I
mention a leader; in particular, a student leader? Perhaps you envision the school’s Queen Bee, star
athlete, or President of the Student Council?
What about your child? Does your child fit the mold of the bold leader
holding the proverbial megaphone?
What if your child’s style or
personality doesn’t match that stereotype?
Is she any less a leader? Can
different comunication and leadership styles be as effective, if not more so,
than the leader with a bullhorn?
Rise Inside is a leadership
series designed for students that may or may not fit the traditional leadership
mold but have the drive and vision to be change agents in their lives. Learn more here.
Michelle Stout Rebecca Knighton
Gifted & Talented Parent Liaison Gifted & Talented Teacher - Bill Reed Middle School