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Lumpkin, Angela; Achen, Rebecca M. – Journal of Leadership Education, 2019
It is important students learn about leadership. The purpose of this study was to assess whether a leadership course for sport management graduate students led to gains in knowledge of leadership and understanding of themselves as leaders. Using quantitative (pre- and post-surveys) and qualitative (email interviews) data, this study found a…
Descriptors: Leadership Training, Graduate Students, Administrator Education, Athletics
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Whitaker, Brett L.; Greenleaf, Justin P. – Journal of Leadership Education, 2019
Leadership educators face unique challenges in identifying relevant reading materials for their courses. This paper explores the utility of course packs as a tool to address the limitations of traditional textbooks. We describe the process of development for designing a course pack for an undergraduate Leadership Education course. Following this,…
Descriptors: Textbooks, Reading Material Selection, Undergraduate Students, College Faculty
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Priest, Kerry L.; Seemiller, Corey – Journal of Leadership Education, 2018
In an effort to better understand leadership educator preparation, this qualitative study explores leadership educators' identity constructions, or (re)presentations of experiences, beliefs, and practices that contribute to one's professional identity. We used three narrative approaches (storytelling, symbolic interactionism, and anticipatory…
Descriptors: Beliefs, Leadership Training, Professional Identity, Learning Experience
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Atkinson, Tim – Journal of Leadership Education, 2018
This application brief covers, "The Final Question," an alternative essay design that encourages the learner to think creatively in Ph.D. Organization Theory or Leadership courses. "The Final Question" asks, "Do leaders change organizations or do organizations change leaders?" It is a simple question, but only the…
Descriptors: Leadership Training, Essays, Writing Assignments, Creative Writing
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Hastings, Lindsay J.; Wall, Milan; Mantonya, Kurt – Journal of Leadership Education, 2018
Considering the role of higher education in preparing the next generation of leaders for social change, leadership education is challenged to consider how best to prepare young adults for socially responsible leadership. Service-learning and professional internships, separately, have been identified as vehicles for preparing young adults for…
Descriptors: Leadership Training, Training Methods, Service Learning, Internship Programs
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Coers, Natalie J. – Journal of Leadership Education, 2018
Vision has long been a quality and characteristic defining leadership. To cultivate vision among undergraduate students in a course, the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals are utilized as a foundation to inspire a vision that connects local service and personal interests to global, complex issues. Students select a goal to work with for…
Descriptors: Leadership Training, Administrator Education, Undergraduate Students, Student Projects
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Allen, Scott J.; Jenkins, Daniel M.; Krizanovic, Bela – Journal of Leadership Education, 2018
Little has been written about the use of skill sheets in leadership education and this paper demonstrates how they have been implemented in one specific context. Used in a number of domains (e.g., karate, cardiopulmonary resuscitation) skill sheets are checklists or rubrics that record skill performance. The use of skill sheets in leadership…
Descriptors: Leadership Training, Check Lists, Teaching Methods, Educational Practices
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Raymer, Steven D.; Dobbs, James; Kelley, Christopher P.; Lindsay, Douglas R. – Journal of Leadership Education, 2018
This paper examines the evolution of the core academic leader development course at the United States Air Force Academy. The course serves as a key part of student leadership development integrated into all four years of a student's education and their roles within the organization. The curriculum focuses on skills, character, and critical…
Descriptors: Leadership Training, Educational Theories, Military Schools, Military Training
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Getz, Cheryl; Tessema, Kedir Assefa – Journal of Leadership Education, 2017
Leadership Studies courses often face challenges of educating students for a focused area of specialization. We challenged this by offering an innovative leadership course whose aim was to socialize graduate students into their discourse communities. In this paper, we describe a course and the study we conducted to learn from the process and…
Descriptors: Discourse Communities, Graduate Students, Leadership Training, Administrator Education
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Greenleaf, Justin P.; Klaus, Kaley; Arensdorf, Jill – Journal of Leadership Education, 2017
The Voss Advanced Undergraduate Leadership Experience (VALUE), is a student cohort program with a competitive application process. Students must have a prerequisite level of leadership education and self-select into one of three designated tracks. Students are paired with faculty and community mentors to learn about operations and collaboration in…
Descriptors: Undergraduate Students, Leadership Training, College Programs, Mentors
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Lamm, Kevan W.; Sheikh, Emana; Carter, Hannah S.; Lamm, Alexa J. – Journal of Leadership Education, 2017
Finding strategies to increase the motivation of students, their connection with the material, and retention of the content, has been very important within leadership education. Previous research studies have shown that personality traits can predict desired outcomes, including goal orientation or motivational disposition. However, there have not…
Descriptors: Undergraduate Students, Goal Orientation, Predictive Validity, Prediction
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Kalinovich, Angelina V.; Marrone, Jennifer A. – Journal of Leadership Education, 2017
In this Idea Brief, we review the literature on shared leadership (SL) and provide specific ideas for including SL in curriculum. SL is an emergent team property whereby leadership functions are distributed among the team's members. Though relatively new to the groups and teams literatures, its strong and positive impact on performance has been…
Descriptors: Literature Reviews, Leadership Styles, Participative Decision Making, Transformational Leadership
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Gigliotti, Ralph A.; Ruben, Brent D. – Journal of Leadership Education, 2017
This article begins with a review of the current higher education landscape, focusing particularly on a number of leadership challenges that are most germane to colleges and universities across the globe. The article continues with a review of the existing literature on higher education leadership needs and competencies, and current approaches to…
Descriptors: Higher Education, Administrator Education, Leadership Training, College Programs
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Boyland, Lori G.; Swensson, Jeff; Ellis, John G.; Coleman, Lauren L.; Boyland, Margaret I. – Journal of Leadership Education, 2016
School principals should lead for social change, particularly in support of vulnerable or marginalized students. An important social justice issue in which principals must provide strong leadership, but may not be adequately prepared in university training, is creating positive and inclusive school environments for lesbian, gay, transgender,…
Descriptors: Principals, Leadership Training, Homosexuality, Disadvantaged Youth
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Sorensen, Tyson J.; McKim, Aaron J.; Velez, Jonathan J. – Journal of Leadership Education, 2016
Leadership development among postsecondary students can occur through a variety of experiences; one such experience is a leadership minor. The purpose of this descriptive interpretive study was to analyze students' experiences while enrolled in a leadership minor with a focus on exploring evidence of leadership identity development. By exploring…
Descriptors: Interdisciplinary Approach, Leadership, Leadership Training, Professional Identity
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