This FREE job application was inspired by the Leader in Me program. You can use this application to help your students apply for a class job! It is a great resource to help students think about their strengths and interests. It also gets them to understand what their responsibility will be and if they really want that leadership role!
Frederick jones' theory talks about how motivation is student leadership. Providing students with jobs in the classroom will give them the change to take on the role of a leader. I envision myself applying this theory and assigning jobs to my students, in order to teach them about responsibility and working together to prevent chaos in the classroom.
Education Book Spotlight: Along Came a Leader by Kelly Croy
I had the opportunity to dive into Along Came a Leader by fellow Apple Distinguished Educator Kelly Croy. Kelly has written a book on leadership that serves as a guide for aspiring leaders and a great tool for those in leadership roles to reflect on their own practice.
Staff Leadership role Bulletin Board. Baby pictures of staff with leadership roles and numbers to engage students in the content. They filled out a sheet matching staff names to the leadership role with baby picture.