THE LEADER IN ME
At Orchard Elementary we believe that every student has the capacity to be a leader. We are grateful to have partnered with Panda Express in a joint effort to enable students to reach their individual leadership potential. At Orchard Elementary we incorporate the values and principles of Dr. Stephen R. Covey to help students discover “The Leader in Me.”
Habit 1: Be Proactive®
Take responsibility and practice accountability.
Create positive education results.
Define vision and values.
Create a mission statement.
Set measurable team and personal goals.
Start projects successfully.
Align goals to priorities.
Focus on desired outcomes.
Apply effective delegation skills.
Focus on important activities.
Apply effective planning and prioritization skills.
Balance key priorities.
Eliminate low priorities and time-wasters.
Use planning tools effectively.
Use effective time-management skills.
Build high-trust relationships.
Build effective teams.
Apply successful negotiation skills.
Use effective collaboration.
Build productive relationships.
Apply effective interpersonal communication.
Overcome communication pitfalls.
Apply effective listening skills.
Reach mutual understanding.
Communicate viewpoints effectively.
Apply productive input and feedback.
Apply effective persuasion techniques.
Apply effective problem solving.
Apply collaborative decision making.
Build on divergent strengths.
Leverage creative collaboration.
Embrace and leverage innovation.
Achieve life balance.
Apply continuous improvement.
Seek continuous learning.