Presentation on theme: "Watch your thoughts, They become words, Watch your words, They become actions, Watch your actions, They become habits, Watch your habits, They become character,"— Presentation transcript:
Watch your thoughts, They become words, Watch your words, They become actions, Watch your actions, They become habits, Watch your habits, They become character, Watch your character, It becomes your destiny
Something to keep in mind Follow Your Curiosity I have no special talent. I am only passionately curious.
Perseverance is Priceless “It's not that I'm so smart; it's just that I stay with problems longer.”
Make Mistakes Discover the power of making mistakes. I’ve said this before, and I’ll say it again, if you want to succeed, triple the amount of mistakes that you make.
Knowledge Comes From Experience “Information is not knowledge. The only source of knowledge is experience.” You can discuss a task, but discussion will only give you a philosophical understanding of it; you must experience the task first hand to “know it.”
education What does it mean to you
Definitions Derived from the Latin word educo which translates to – I lead forth, – I take out, – I raise up
What do we want? If we want pupils to be successful, responsible and confident learners they need to come across inspirational teachers Our expectations need to be high enough to allow the learners to take more responsibility for their own learning We need to believe that deep learning is better than coverage
Our pupils need to Be challenged and get it wrong…….and then get over it! Recognise when they have a problems and take responsibility for dealing with it Empathise and notice success in others Keep focused and manage distractions Work collaboratively so they can influence each other
What do inspirational teachers do?
Breath life into our children The teachers we remember are the ones that leaves some of their breath inside us
Model what you want Talk about what you want
Directional leadership What does directional mean?
spirited; (willing to face danger) spirited undaunted (resolutely courageous) undaunted gallant (unflinching in battle or action) gallant resolute (firm in purpose or belief; characterized by firmness and determination) resolute fearless;(oblivious of dangers or perils or calmly resolute in facing them) fearless adventurous (willing to undertake or seeking out new and daring enterprises) adventurous courage; (a quality of spirit that enables you to face danger or pain without showing fear) courage lionhearted (extraordinarily courageous) lionhearted
Where do you get yours from? courage
circumference; circuit. boundary; limit. a sphere of operation or influence; range; scope: the ambit of such an action.
When were you last motivated ? When did you last motivate someone ?
When were you last inspired? When did you last inspire someone?
Situational Leadership Being a middle leader
What do the following words mean Values Attitudes habits
What are your prime habits and attitudes That enable you to be courageous encourage others and lead them in the ‘right’ direction?
Holding effective meetings Resolving conflict
Performance management As part of school improvment
Copes with challenge Bounces back from mistakes More effort more success Learns from criticism Inspired by other peoples success Aviod challenge Give up easily Its the outcome that counts Moans about or ignores critisism Threatened by other peoples success Growth mind set Intelligence can grow Fixed mind set Intelligence is set Leads to a desire to learnLeads to a desire to look smart