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Leader In Me

What is The Leader in Me?

 

The Leader in Me is a whole-school transformation model that improves the performance of all other programs. Based on The 7 Habits of Highly Effective

People, The Leader in Me equips students with the self-confidence and skills they need to thrive in the 21st-century. ā€“Franklin Covey Education

 

What are the 7 Habits?

 

Habit One: Be Proactive

  • I have a "Can Do" attitude and always try my best.
  • I choose my actions, attitudes and moods. I don't blame others.
  • I do the right thing even if nobody is looking.

 

 

Habit Two: Begin with the End in Mind

  • I plan ahead and set goals for myself.
  • I am prepared.
  • I think about the choices I make and how they will affect my future.

 

 

Habit Three: Put First Things First

  • I spend my time on things that are most important.
  • I stay focused on what I am doing and try to minimize distractions.

 

 

Habit Four: Think Win-Win

  • I am a problem-solver.
  • I am kind to others and try to think about what others want, not just myself.

 

 

Habit Five: Seek First To Understand, Then to Be Understood

  • I listen to other people's ideas and feelings without interrupting.
  • I try to understand other peopleā€™s viewpoints and feelings, even if they are different from my own.

 

 

Habit Six: Synergize

  • I work well in groups.
  • I know that as a team we can accomplish more than we could alone.

 

 

Habit Seven: Sharpen the Saw

  • I take care of my body by eating right, exercising, and getting plenty of sleep.
  • I spend time with family and friends.
  • I am constantly learning how to better myself.
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