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Building Everyday Leadership in All Teens

Promoting Attitudes and Actions for Respect and Success
(Revised & Updated Edition)


Every teen can be a leader. That’s because leadership is not just about taking the lead in big ways, but in everyday small things, too. The twenty-one sessions in this youth leadership curriculum guide teens to explore ethical decision-making, team-building, what it means to be a leader, how to work with others, risk-taking, communication, creative thinking, and more. Choose the sessions that seem best for your class or group, or explore leadership skills through an entire school year. Includes reproducibles, the Everyday Leadership Skills & Attitudes Inventory (a student inventory of leadership skills and attitudes), evaluation tools, and exams. Requires use of the student book Everyday Leadership.

What’s new in the revised edition?

  • Everyday Leadership Skills & Attitudes Inventory
  • Extensions, enrichments, curriculum connections
  • Bonus leadership activities plus ideas for using movies to discuss leadership
  • Group- and self-evaluations
  • And more!
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ISBN: 978-1-63198-042-8
Audience: Teachers and youth workers, grades 6–12
Trim Size: 8.5" x 11"
Page Count: 240
Digital Content: Includes reproducibles, a student inventory of leadership skills and attitudes, evaluation tools, exams, and lots of bonus materials
Award for the previous edition
  • AEP Distinguished Achievement Award

Watch a webinar with author Mariam MacGregor.

  • ASCA Mindsets & Behaviors for Student Success

    MS.1, MS.5, MS.6
    BS.LS.1, BS.LS.2, BS.LS.4, BS.LS.6, BS.LS.7, BS.LS.9
    BS.SMS.1, BS.SMS.2, BS.SMS.3, BS.SMS.4, BS.SMS.5, BS.SMS.6, BS.SMS.7, BS.SMS.8
    BS.SS.1, BS.SS.2, BS.SS.3, BS.SS.4, BS.SS.5, BS.SS.6, BS.SS.7, BS.SS.8, BS.SS.9

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March 2, 2016 / Stephanie
Perfect for so many individuals and groups

As a school counselor, I try to have a well-stocked library that I can pull from on a moment's notice. This is one of my all-time go-to's when speaking with students. I have used it in groups, with student leaders, for confidence building, with classrooms, and with individual students. I have specific lessons flagged for student athletes, love the ice-breakers, and regularly thumb through when preparing for classroom lessons. The versatile information works well with or without the cards and student book...but I have them all! Recently, my daughter has even brought the materials into her HS to prepare for a student athlete leadership workshop that she is helping to develop. Building leadership qualities in students transcends all lessons on social/emotional development, and increases a student's confidence to help with academics and attendance. I would recommend this book to any educator.


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