Estimated Time to Complete: 15 minutes

April 1, 2019

This two-part podcast focuses on the principal and the role courage plays in leading change and creating a learning culture that leads to improved outcomes for all learners.  Session 1 addresses the four types of courage that are evident in effective leaders, the relationship between courage and educational leadership, and steps the leader can take to practice courage.  In session 2,  trust, risk-taking and accountability as a part of courageous leadership are examined.  The importance of having a student-centered agenda is also addressed.  Participants should listen to the podcasts in order.


Both podcasts feature Cathy Lassiter, Consultant and Author with Corwin Learning as the speaker.  The moderator is Deborah Telfer, Director of the University of Cincinnati’s Systems Development and Improvement Center.

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