Friday, March 16, 2012: 2:30 PM-3:45 PM
Convention Center: Room 203
|Speakers:||Nancy O'Neil; Vicky Caburian; and Kirk Fredericks, Lincoln-Sudbury Regional High School, Sudbury, MA|
Interscholastic coaches have the opportunity to transform student-athletes into dynamic leaders through a shared leadership model. The traditional version of leadership, such as elected captains, is challenged by a more collaborative, collective practice. Leadership skills such as nurturing and mediation of conflict are emphasized. The shift in the leadership model from an emphasis on the patriarchal leader to a shared model is subtle, powerful, and needed now. The designated leader cannot do it all.
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