How to Empower Student Leaders
From a young age, children learn about leadership by watching the people around them. By observing how others respond to criticism, confront failure, and communicate to large groups, children begin to develop their own habits and thought processes.
Through social and emotional learning, educators and parents can encourage students to begin analyzing their habits and behaviors to create long-term leadership goals.
As students gain responsibility and enthusiasm about being a leader, it’s also important to help them develop specific leadership qualities:
Download our leadership skills list and lesson ideas. Read our blog to find more ways to empower student leaders!
Tips and Resources
At Milton Hershey School, students learn alongside our talented educators who enhance the learning process with comprehensive STEAM curriculum, character and leadership development, educational technology, and problem-based learning opportunities. Take a look at valuable tips and resources from our staff.