Leadership for Students

ISBN: 9781593633981

By: Frances KarnesSuzanne Bean

Published: 12/01/2009

The bestselling guide for nurturing and improving students’ leadership skills.

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The second edition of Leadership for Students: A Guide for Young Leaders explodes with positive ideas that will help students discover their leadership abilities. The activities throughout this book stimulate the exploration of ideas and encourage critical thinking about leadership. Students will find advice that emphasizes leadership skills in a variety of settings, including leadership in the classroom, school activities, and the community. Including real-life stories on how students took on leadership positions, this book is a must-read for anyone wanting to make a difference. The book includes a Leadership Action Journal that allows students to record their thoughts and actions as they develop their leadership skills. With exciting learning activities like conducting a survey on the characteristics of being a good leader, organizing a debate on leadership, interviewing community leaders, and developing and implementing a plan for becoming a leader, this is the essential leadership book for the 21st century.

About the Author

Suzanne Bean Ph.D.

Frances A. Karnes is professor and director of the Frances A. Karnes Center for Gifted Studies at the University of Southern Mississippi where she also directs the Leadership Studies Program. Suzane M. Bean is director of the Roger F. Wicker Center for Creative Learning and professor of education at Mississippi University for Women.



Format: Paperback

Length: 9 in
Width: 6 in
Weight: 13.44 oz
Page Count: 232 pages


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