By Eric Frangenheim

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4. In the ‘Sounds Like’ segment, brainstorm all the sounds associated with an effective leader, such as clear commands, clarification of task, delegation and encouragement. Include the types of words one would expect a leader to use on the people she/he is leading and the sort of words or phrases members of the team are likely to say to each other about the leader and to the leader. , the sounds of a referees whistle or applause or the use of the word ‘We’ instead of ‘Me’. 5. In the ‘Feels Like’ segment, brainstorm all that you would expect to feel in a tactile/kinesthetic sense as well as in an emotional response to the quality of leadership.

The two topics were a) the school today and b) the school beyond AD2000. (See my note on Criticism and Information on page 35). 4. A suggestion I make in my workshops with parents is to look at the quality of their family. ), I offer the suggestion that one way of improving family life is to do a two part Y Chart. The first Y Chart would consider ‘Our Family Now’ and the second would consider ‘Our Family – The Ideal’. (See my note on Criticism and Information on page 35). 5. , A Nutty Professor, applying the Y Chart will lead to strong imagery in the ‘Looks Like’ segment.

In short, any resources and capacities which allow you to undertake your professional practice and to fulfil its purpose and needs. You need to be honest in listing those areas where others consider you to be particularly strong. Weaknesses will require a high level of honesty and self-analysis. I am aware that at certain schools, teachers invite their students to conduct a similar exercise on their teaching practice. Now that is brave behaviour! ”, especially if things are not going too well, being honest about one’s weaknesses is the best place to start any remediation.

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