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Nowak, Zachary; Pavelock, Dwayne; Ulrich, Douglas R.; Wolfskill, Lawrence A. – Journal of Leadership Education, 2019
Leadership development has been viewed as a foundational component of agriculture education and the FFA since the early 20th century (Hoover, Scholl, Dunnigan, & Mamontova, 2007). To contribute to previous research in the field of leadership, this study lays the framework for future studies on the leadership styles of those individuals who…
Descriptors: Leadership Styles, Leadership Training, Agricultural Education, Transformational Leadership
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Preston-Cunningham, Tammie; Elbert, Chanda D.; Dooley, Kim E. – Journal of Leadership Education, 2017
The researchers employed qualitative methods to evaluate first-year female students' definition of "leadership" through involvement in the Women's Learning Circle. The findings revealed that students defined leadership in two dimensions: traits and behaviors. The qualitative findings explore a multidimensional approach to the voices of…
Descriptors: Qualitative Research, College Freshmen, Females, Definitions
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Dunn, Allison L.; Ho, Sarah P.; Odom, Summer F.; Perdue, Emily R. – Journal of Leadership Education, 2016
Students enrolled in a Corps of Cadets program at Texas A&M University [N = 336] were surveyed to examine their leadership mindsets and whether their participation in a formal academic leadership program simultaneously influenced their hierarchical and systemic-thinking preferences. No significant differences were found between students…
Descriptors: Leadership Training, Undergraduate Students, Student Surveys, Student Attitudes
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Dunn, Allison L.; Odom, Summer F.; Moore, Lori L.; Rotter, Craig – Journal of Leadership Education, 2016
First-year college students in a leadership-themed living-learning community (N= 60) at Texas A&M University were surveyed to examine if participation in the learning community influenced their leadership mindset using hierarchical and systemic thinking preferences. Utilizing a pre-test and post-test methodology, significant differences for…
Descriptors: College Freshmen, Living Learning Centers, Student Attitudes, Student Surveys
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Ho, Sarah P.; Odom, Summer F. – Journal of Leadership Education, 2015
Students (N = 313) in undergraduate leadership degree programs at Texas A&M University were surveyed to determine their leadership mindset using hierarchical and systemic thinking preferences. Significant differences in thinking were found between gender and academic classification. Male leadership students scored greater in hierarchical…
Descriptors: Undergraduate Students, Student Attitudes, Leadership Training, Academic Degrees
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Odom, Summer F.; Ho, Sarah P.; Moore, Lori L. – Journal of Leadership Education, 2015
The Undergraduate Leadership Teaching Assistant (ULTA) experience offers students a high-impact opportunity to develop, practice, and evaluate their leadership knowledge, skills, and abilities. The purpose of this qualitative study was to examine outcomes of the ULTA experience as a high-impact practice for students studying leadership. Weekly…
Descriptors: Leadership Training, Teaching Assistants, Qualitative Research, Transfer of Training
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Odom, Summer F.; Ho, Sarah P.; Moore, Lori L. – Journal of Leadership Education, 2014
To meet the demands for effective leadership, leadership educators should integrate high-impact practices for students to develop, practice, and evaluate their leadership knowledge, skills, and abilities. The purpose of this application brief is to describe how undergraduate leadership teaching assistant (ULTA) experiences can be a high- impact…
Descriptors: Teaching Assistants, Undergraduate Students, Leadership Effectiveness, Leadership Training
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Odom, Summer F.; Jarvis, Holly D.; Sandlin, M'Randa R.; Peek, Cassidy – Journal of Leadership Education, 2013
Social media is becoming more prevalent in the higher education classroom. As part of an ongoing study, the Department of Agricultural Leadership, Education, and Communications at Texas A&M University surveyed leadership students about their perceptions of their level of comfort and frequency of use of social media tools and the advantages and…
Descriptors: Social Media, Educational Technology, Technology Uses in Education, Student Attitudes
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Ferrell, Susan Kate; Boyd, Barry L.; Rayfield, John – Journal of Leadership Education, 2013
This study examines Texas FFA officers' perceptions regarding the traits and characteristics that good followers possess. A content analysis of officer responses to an open-ended question found that these young leaders have a limited level of understanding of what constitutes a good follower. Furthermore, female respondents placed a greater…
Descriptors: Leadership Qualities, Leadership Styles, Administrator Attitudes, Demography
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Odom, Summer F.; Boyd, Barry L.; Williams, Jennifer – Journal of Leadership Education, 2012
Within personal leadership education courses, leadership educators should include experiences which help students develop themselves as leaders. In this article, the authors discuss results from a qualitative research study involving the analysis of Personal Growth Project (PGP) assignments in a personal leadership education collegiate course. The…
Descriptors: Leadership, Assignments, Qualitative Research, Leadership Training
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Porter, Haley; Wimmer, Gaea – Journal of Leadership Education, 2012
Leadership educators work to engage and teach their students in new and innovative ways. The film "Glory Road" was shown in an agricultural leadership class to reiterate a lesson taught on Tuckman and Jensen's (1977) Stages of Group Development. Students wrote a paper to communicate their ability to identify and evaluate the stages of…
Descriptors: Experiential Learning, Leadership Training, Films, Teaching Methods
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Swigert, Tami; Boyd, Barry L. – Journal of Leadership Education, 2010
This study examined the impact of the Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGC), and its Keystone Club (KC) component, on the leadership and citizenship development of its alumni. 14 alumni were interviewed using a structured interview technique. The constant comparative method was utilized to identify leadership traits and skills that alumni…
Descriptors: Youth Clubs, Leadership Effectiveness, Leadership Qualities, Citizen Participation
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Moore, Lori L.; Grabsch, Dustin K.; Rotter, Craig – Journal of Leadership Education, 2010
This study sought to examine student motives for participating in a residential leadership learning community for incoming freshmen using McClelland's Achievement Motivation Theory (McClelland, 1958, 1961). Eighty-nine students began the program in the Fall 2009 semester and were administered a single, researcher-developed instrument. Responses to…
Descriptors: Student Participation, Residential Programs, Leadership Training, College Freshmen
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Moore, Lori L. – Journal of Leadership Education, 2010
This study sought to examine student perceptions related to the use of cooperative exams in an introductory leadership class. In this study, cooperative exams were used as a collaborative learning activity in which students took class exams individually first and then as a peer group. The majority of students (n = 41, 61.4%) had not previously…
Descriptors: Student Attitudes, Introductory Courses, Leadership Training, Group Testing
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Falls, Leigh; Jara, Teresa; Sever, Tim – Journal of Leadership Education, 2009
Managing change processes, resistance to change, and organizational members' emotional reactions to change are crucial skills for future educational leaders to learn. Our case study is based on a workshop conducted using two experiential exercises to facilitate current educational leadership doctoral students' reflections on their own reactions to…
Descriptors: Experiential Learning, Workshops, Instructional Leadership, Graduate Students
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