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Altruism in the Classroom: Teaching and Servant-Leadership

From Starbucks to Southwest Airlines, the servant-leadership model has taken hold in corporate America. While servant-teaching as a formal model is a relatively modern concept, it has almost always been present in the classroom. However, it's time to give words to the time-honored principles of servant-leadership as they relate to teachers.
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Altruism in the Classroom: Teaching and Servant-Leadership
  • library.nsuok.edu
    library.nsuok.edu

    12 Principles of Servant Leadership

    6 minute read
    Shauna Konnerth says:
    Whether you realize it or not, you are most likely acting out at least some of the principles of servant leadership in your classroom. However, understanding this leadership philosophy that is gaining more and more traction in education (as in other leadership fields) can help you think metacognitively about your role as teacher-leader and service provider to your students and families.
  • concordiaonline.net
    concordiaonline.net

    What is Servant Leadership? Quotes, Definition, Examples

    7 minute read
    Shauna Konnerth says:
    This inspiring article moves from a definition of the concept of servant leadership and its history as a leadership model, leading up to present applications across all kinds of organizations.
  • Servant Leader Assessment

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    modernservantleader.com
    modernservantleader.com
    Shauna Konnerth says:
    Now that you know what a servant leader is, it's time to assess yourself to see if you are, in fact, a servant leader! This quiz will do the trick…
  • inc.com
    inc.com

    How to Become a Servant Leader

    7 minute read
    Shauna Konnerth says:
    For teachers who want to develop the model of servant leadership in their classrooms, this article provides some practical suggestions to develop the personal and professional habits of the servant leader.
  • success.com
    success.com

    How To: Become a Servant Leader

    8 minute read
    Shauna Konnerth says:
    Fortune 500 firms have recognized that servant leadership as a leadership model yields positive results in terms of employee engagement and productivity. Not surprisingly, teachers have always intuited this with regards to their own "followers"...their students. With that in mind, here is an article of everyday things you can do to tap into the leadership model, starting today.
  • Shauna Konnerth says:
    When you're ready to delve into the philosophy and practice of servant leadership, look no further than the official website of the Robert K. Greenleaf Center for Servant Leadership. It provides a wealth of resources that will help you on your journey to becoming a leader who serves first.
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