college and caree...
Follow
Find tag "LeaderShip"
8.3K views | +0 today
college and career ready
CCR tools, standards, perspectives, indicators, solutions, concerns
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Rescooped by Lynnette Van Dyke from critical reasoning
Scoop.it!

50 Great Coaching Questions

50 Great Coaching Questions | college and career ready | Scoop.it

One of the key skills to being an effective coach is learning how to ask the right questions. 


Via donhornsby, Ivon Prefontaine, iPamba
more...
donhornsby's curator insight, March 17, 2014 11:32 AM

A great resource of 50 questions to help one start on a path of effectiveness and improvement.  

 

(From the article):  A few of the questions...

 

1. What must you accomplish in the next 12 months?

2. What would you like to focus on today?

3. What’s important to you at the moment?

4. What are you working on at the moment?

5. What challenges are you struggling with at the moment? 

Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, March 17, 2014 1:33 PM

The first question is tough without asking the other questions which follow it. Planning for next week is hard, but knowing what we want now makes it more workable.

Rescooped by Lynnette Van Dyke from SCUP Links
Scoop.it!

Cultivating the Next Generation of Academic Leaders: Implications for Administrators and Faculty

Cultivating the Next Generation of Academic Leaders: Implications for Administrators and Faculty | college and career ready | Scoop.it

"There is a fair amount of skepticism on the part of faculty, particularly successful faculty, about the value of academic leadership."


-Faculty Member


"We are really questioning the idea of protecting junior faculty from service… Strategically, we need to give people opportunities to show leadership and to develop their skills."


-Administrator


Via Society for College and University Planning (SCUP)
more...
Society for College and University Planning (SCUP)'s curator insight, February 28, 2014 9:19 AM

With many baby boomers preparing to retire, higher education is facing an anticipated shortage of academic administrators. Compounding this challenge, many mid-career faculty are reluctant to fill these important positions, concerned that academic leadership is incompatible with work-life balance, that it detracts from their commitments to research and teaching, and that it is tantamount to "going to the dark side." Further, administrative roles have become more complex over the past decade due to increased regulatory requirements and budget constraints.

Rescooped by Lynnette Van Dyke from Eclectic Technology
Scoop.it!

True Grit: The Best Measure of Success and How to Teach It

True Grit: The Best Measure of Success and How to Teach It | college and career ready | Scoop.it
Can you predict academic success or whether a child will graduate? You can, but not how you might think.

When psychologist Angela Duckworth studied people in various challenging situations, includin

Via Beth Dichter
more...
Beth Dichter's curator insight, February 2, 2014 9:56 AM

Vicki Davis has a great post that provides a wealth of resources on grit and ways you might incorporate the teaching of grit into your classroom. Sections include:

* Why Grit is so Imporant?
* What is Grit?
* Can Grit be Taught?

This last section provides 10 ideas on how you can teach grit in your classroom with many resources including videos, books, a grit test and more.

Do you teach grit in your classroom? Is this something you think your students need to be better prepared? If you are looking for some great resources and to educate yourself about grit click through to the post.

Lori Wilk's curator insight, February 2, 2014 10:35 AM

The ability bounce back and move forward when life hits hard is so important to our success.This article shares the importance of resilience and we should teach this skills to others.