Developing Leadership and Student Voice

Uncategorized May 15, 2019

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SUMMARY

Now, whether you’re a classroom teacher, an afterschool professional, sports coach, even a preschool teacher, I’m here to tell you that you most definitely have a role in molding your students’ leadership abilities, and you definitely have a responsibility to help them find their true inner voice.  In doing so, you help the...

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Why Do Most Athletes Have a Coach - But Most Teachers Don't?

Uncategorized May 10, 2019

You may have seen on my Facebook page that this past week I was in San Diego, going through the week-long recertification process so I can continue my practice as a Certified High Performance Coach.  As a Certified High Performance Coach, I work one-on-one with people to help them go to new levels of performance in their professional and personal lives – I especially love to do this...

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Transforming Education: Relationships (ERE part 2)

 
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SUMMARY

This video looks at the second part of the ERE … RELATIONSHIPS. This is the piece that is most often ignored by our traditional training and education. In addressing RELATIONSHIPS, Rick looks at three aspects of how relationships are key to the learning and growth process, and how...

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Three Takeaways from High Performance Academy

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SUMMARY

I attended a four-day event in Phoenix, Arizona called HIGH PERFORMANCE ACADEMY. So much of what was taught at High Performance Academy has great relevance to teachers, coaches, OST professionals – really, anybody who works with children and youth on an ongoing basis. So, I want to share with...

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Transforming Education: Environment (ERE part 1)

e r e environment Jan 11, 2019

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SUMMARY

This video discusses the first piece of the ERE framework, ENVIRONMENT. The idea is that everything we do as educators to shape our students’ outcomes can be categorized into one of these three areas: Environments, Relationships, and Experiences.

Rick goes over the three key distinctions that...

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Transforming Education : Behavior Guidance

 

SUMMARY

  • Guidance vs Management - We GUIDE people, we MANAGE things. You can manage the heck out of your schedule, your curriculum, your environment. But when you try to MANAGE children and youth, you set up a dynamic that negates the humanity of the children and youth you're working with.
  • Begin with the End in Mind - One of the Seven Habits of Highly Effective People by Steven Covey,...
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The Walk with Rick Rood - The Big 3, Part 2 - JOY!

joy o s t the big 3 video May 15, 2018
 
 
 
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The Walk with Rick Rood - Full Engagement

engagement o s t video Apr 27, 2018
 
 

A windy episode of "The Walk".  On a scale of 1-10, how fully engaged are you while you are at work?

 
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