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Better meetings through guerilla facilitation and humble inquiry
I survived another meeting that should have been an email. You too?!? If you are tired of meetings that are simply reporting sessions or, worse yet, seem to have no point at all, this workshop is for you. We will apply Ed ...
Effective leadership through humble inquiry
(Joint Council of Extension Professionals, 2018-04-09)
Although the public generally looks to Cooperative Extension for answers, we also need to engage in leadership, and “leadership is not as much about knowing the right answers as it is knowing the right questions” (Tiede, ...
A Local Food System Glossary: A Rose by Any Other Name. Selected paper prepared for presentation at the Southern Agricultural Economics Association (SAEA) Annual Meeting, San Antonio, Texas, 6-9 February 2016
This paper attempts to map the various aspects of “local food” and in doing so provide some common ground and a glossary of terminology related to local food systems. It is hoped that this effort will better assist consumers, ...
Partnering with 4-H for STEM Enrichment
This presentation was designed to give elementary educators an overview of programs offered by Virginia Cooperative Extension, particularly 4-H science enrichment programming. Teachers were encouraged to contact their local ...
Downing, A. 2017. Emerald Ash Borer.
Adaptive Leadership: How to Prioritize and Align Emerging Issues
Adaptive leadership focuses on the adaptations required in response to changing environments, which essentially describes the role of the 21st Century Extension professional. This workshop will outline the model of adaptive ...
Surfacing the Iceberg of Leadership: A New Taxonomy of Leadership Concepts and Theories
(Association Of Leadership Educators, 2017-07-09)
Leadership scholars have long sought to impose order on the numerous theories in leadership literature. While mid-level theories abound, no taxonomy exists to provide hierarchy and a mechanism for explaining how theories ...
Proceedings : issues of concern in gerontology
(Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Extension Division, 1977)
Proceedings, Sanitation and Food Safety Conference, August 2
(Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1973)