Everyone should have the opportunity to explore and exercise leadership. This toolkit provides students with a new outlook on leadership, as something that already exists within themselves rather than outside themselves. As Rick says, “What saved me is I focused on what I could do.” Lessons focus on problem-solving, decision-making, and communications skills.

Personal Leadership

This unit covers different definitions of and contexts for exercising leadership. 

The lessons focus on problem-solving, decision-making, and professional written and oral communication skills.

Please scroll down to download all the supplementary resources which go with this toolkit. 

Learn how secondary educators can use this FREE bilingual resource. Curriculum-specific lessons and activities cover different definitions of and contexts for exercising leadership.

Supplemental Resources

Accessible E-Book Word Format: Man in Motion

 In this poignant story, discover how Rick and his team found the courage and determination to persevere against all odds, proving to the world that one person can make a difference.  An epic tale of adventure, friendship, struggle, and triumph.

Available by request only.

Prezi: Definitions of Leadership

"Definitions of Leadership" Lesson Prezi

Prezi: Seeking Guidance

"Providing and Seeking Guidance" Lesson Prezi

Prezi: Presenting for Impact

"Presenting for Impact" Lesson Prezi


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