OMES Prepares to Teach Leaders

Jun 4, 2015

via Shelby County Reporter

NORTH SHELBY—School is out for the summer, but teachers and staff at Oak Mountain Elementary School are still hard at work. From June 2-4, the OMES faculty and staff gave three days of their vacation to train and prepare to implement the Leader in Me program in the fall.

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Student Credit Union Volunteers Demonstrate Leadership

May 6, 2015


Sixth-graders Ruby Walker, Ryan Erngren and Halle Weldon, all student credit union volunteers, came up with the idea to set up a student credit union station in the hallway during Leadership day, that were among other student displays throughout the school.

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Skaith Students Recognized for Leadership Work

May 5, 2015

via News-PressNow

It was a party at Skaith Elementary School on Tuesday after the school was named a Lighthouse School by Franklin Covey’s Leader in Me project.

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Orange Elementary Named Lighthouse School

Apr 23, 2015

via WCF Courier

WATERLOO | Orange Elementary has been designated by FranklinCovey as only the second Lighthouse School in Iowa.

FranklinCovey visited Orange last week to confirm Leader in Me has been implemented as a whole school transformational model. It involves academics, leadership and a culture where you can see, hear and feel the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People.

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Communities and Students Benefit From 'Leader in Me'

Apr 21, 2015

via WCF Courier

Over the past five years, the “Leader in Me” program has been spreading across school buildings in the Cedar Valley.

It’s a youth leadership initiative that has been implemented in 17 Waterloo, Cedar Falls, Evansdale and Waverly public and parochial schools with the support of the Greater Cedar Valley Alliance & Chamber’s education arm – Leader Valley.

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Mississippi's First Lighthouse School Celebrates Leadership Day

Apr 12, 2015

via The Vicksburg Post

At Bowmar Elementary School, students are learning more than what’s being taught in the textbooks.

Since Bowmar Elementary has become a Leader in Me school, students have learned skills they need to be successful based on Steven Covey’s book, “The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People.”

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Westgate Elementary Holds 'Leader in Me' Assembly

Apr 9, 2015

via Edmonds Beacon

Westgate Elementary held its annual "Leader In Me” assembly on March 26 to display the effectiveness of the international program “The Leader in Me.”

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Luminous Leaders Host Book Drive

Apr 8, 2015

via The Advocate

Bains Elementary School’s Luminous Leaders comprise fourth- and fifth-grade students who have been interviewed by teachers and peers in order to be accepted onto the team of leaders, said teacher Marilyn Pohlmann.

The team meets weekly to work on personal, school and community goals.

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Filliater Takes Over at Harrison Elementary

Apr 8, 2015

via The Marion Star

MARION – Leah Filliater, a 14-year veteran of Marion City Schools, will return to the district as principal at Benjamin Harrison Elementary School next school year.

Filliater has accepted an offer to return to the school where she successfully implemented the Leader in Me whole-school transformational model. Her employment is pending board approval on April 20.

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Leadership Thrives at Bowling Green Junior High

Apr 5, 2015

via Bowling Green Daily News

The purpose of modern education is not limited to just facilitating students to grow academically. As a matter of fact, there has been a major shift in education, which focuses on molding students into responsible, well-rounded individuals. Bowling Green Junior High School exemplifies this expectation by striving to instill values and essential life skills in its students, specifically concentrating on student leadership.

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North Sashabaw Elementary Teaches Students Self Confidence

Apr 2, 2015

via The Oakland Press

North Sashabaw Elementary in Clarkston held their 2nd annual Leadership Day.

This event empowers students to share with interested guests how “The Leader in Me Process” has positively impacted their learning. Students led the event by putting on a performance, hosting, providing classroom tours and sharing inspirational stories of their journey.

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Putnam School Celebrates Leadership Day

Apr 2, 2015

via WSAZ Newschannel 3

PUTNAM COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- Some future leaders in Putnam County showed off their skills on Thursday.

It was "Leadership Day" at Mountainview Elementary School. It's part of "The Leader in Me" program.

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Educators Statewide See Deer Run Program in Action

Apr 1, 2015

via ThisWeekNews

Leadership is a big deal at Deer Run Elementary School.

The school last week hosted 130 teachers and administrators from throughout the state for a leadership symposium focused on the Leader in Me program adopted by the school in the fall.

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Ethan Brings Dime Drive to New School

Mar 30, 2015

via Brant News

Ethan Golden has a new school, new confidence and a whole new team of supporters.

Believe it.

The seven-year-old, sporting one of his trademark bow ties, led off the monthly Believe assembly at Ryerson Heights Elementary School last Thursday. With principal Lisa Van Leeuwen asking questions, Ethan explained to fellow students, staff, parents and grandparents in the packed gymnasium why he is collecting one million dimes for juvenile arthritis research.

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Westgate Elementary Celebrates Second Year of 'Leader in Me' Program

Mar 30, 2015

via My Edmonds News

Last week, Edmonds’ Westgate Elementary held an annual “Leader In Me Assembly” to show the Edmonds community how it is preparing the leaders of tomorrow and to celebrate important milestones the school has reached. At Westgate, preliminary results indicate disciplinary referrals are down. Students are “staying on task” for longer periods.

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Cheering on Orchard Hills Leaders

Mar 28, 2015

via Hometown Life

Orchard Hills Elementary School's Leader in Me cheer squad played a big part during its Leadership Day.

A cheerleading squad of 35 second- and third-grade girls make up the CHEERY OHS. Teacher Melissa Israel said they formed this group because "in our journey to recognize the importance of maximizing strengths, we realized that we were fortunate to have Novi's varsity cheer coach as a member of our staff!"

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Letter: School is an 'Overlooked Jewel'

Mar 28, 2015

via The Reporter

I would like to call the community’s attention to one of our overlooked “jewels” in Solano County. In fact, you will find this outstanding institution right here in Vacaville.

This overlooked ‘jewel” is none other than Eugene Padan Elementary School. On Wednesday, March 25, 2015, the community was invited to see our students shine in our second annual “Leadership Day.”

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Moraine Displays its Leadership

Mar 27, 2015

via Hometown Life

As a Light House School, Moraine Elementary School is all about the Leader in Me process, which was quite evident during its recent leadership day.

Guests from other schools paid a visit to this Northville school to gain some insight into what has made Moraine successful in implementing the Seven Habits of the Leader in Me. They had to look no further to see the results then in the students greeting them and guiding them around the school.

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Shedding the Light on Leadership

Mar 26, 2015

via Glasgow Daily Times

Highland Elementary School hosted representatives from area school districts Thursday for a Leadership Day, during which students gave tours and talked about the Leader in Me program that is in its first year at the school.

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Preparing for Leadership Day at Kurtz Elementary

Feb 25, 2015


As we inch past the 100 day mark in my first year with the Kurtz Elementary School community, the staff and students are preparing for our first Leadership Day on March 27.

As a Leader in Me school, we are focused on integrating the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People created by Stephen Covey, into our daily culture and curriculum. The staff has been trained to first integrate the 7 Habits into their own personal lives and then into the professional setting with students. They have worked diligently to teach the 7 Habits to students in an effort to help grow the leader in each and every child.

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