Bar­nett Elem. im­ple­ments Leader in Me pro­gram

Serve Daily - - BUILDING COMMUNITY - By Lana Hiskey

Stu­dents are greet­ing each other in the halls, talk­ing and singing about the 7 Habits. In the month of Sep­tem­ber, Bar­nett El­e­men­tary The stu­dents care about their school. School in Payson kicked off the Our at­ten­dance and on-time per­cent­age Leader in Me pro­gram. This event was de­signed has in­creased dra­mat­i­cally be­cause we to help par­ents and fam­i­lies learn have set a Wildly Im­por­tant Goal, and more about lead­er­ship and life skills. The the kids are work­ing hard to achieve it. pro­gram cre­ates a cul­ture of stu­dent em­pow­er­ment As you walk through the halls, you can based on the idea that ev­ery feel the pos­i­tive en­ergy this pro­gram has child can be a leader. The con­cepts are am­pli­fied in our school. We are lov­ing it!” based on Stephen Covey’s book “The 7 The fac­ulty and staff had worked Habits of Highly Ef­fec­tive Peo­ple.” hard to be ready for im­ple­ment­ing this

Stu­dents will be us­ing words and phrases new pro­gram. Fac­ulty and staff at­tended such as “Be Proac­tive” or “Syn­er­gies.” train­ings in the sum­mer to learn about Stu­dents will think of things in a dif­fer­ent Sean Covey’s “The 7 Habits of Happy way and solve prob­lems on their own. Kids.” Th­ese train­ings fo­cused on ex­pos­ing Us­ing the Leader in Me pro­gram, stu­dents the staff to what the habits are as well set their own aca­demic and per­sonal goals as how to re­ally live the habits as in­di­vid­u­als. and then “Be­gin with the End in Mind” To be able to teach and use th­ese to make a plan on how they are go­ing to habits in ed­u­ca­tion, th­ese ed­u­ca­tors had achieve them. Many stu­dents be­gan to to first learn how to ap­ply each habit to take re­spon­si­bil­ity for their ac­tions and their per­sonal lives. Fac­ulty also had an tried to al­ways cre­ate a “Win-Win” sit­u­a­tion. “Im­ple­men­ta­tion Day” where they were taught how to in­cor­po­rate the Leader in

Prin­ci­pal Stoddard said, “Just in the Me into their in­struc­tion. A “Light­house first month of in­tro­duc­ing the Leader in Team” was also formed to dis­cuss how Me Pro­gram to our stu­dents, Bar­nett El­e­men­tary’s this pro­gram would func­tion at Bar­nett cul­ture has changed for the bet­ter. El­e­men­tary.

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