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Overcoming Our Biases against Effective Teamwork
Invited presentation for Knowledge Now
Extension Master Gardener Social Media Needs: A National Study
(Extension Education Society, 2016-04)
An online survey was conducted to assess the feasibility of providing training on the use of social media for the Extension Master Gardener (EMG) program. Volunteers (n = 1,275) and coordinators (n = 111) responded. Findings ...
Underground Railroad Reenactment Script
The students will experience a slave’s journey to freedom and learn about the trek that escaping slaves made through Virginia. It incorporates local history and has a more serious tone to it. The goal is to help students ...
Leadership Programs, Discourses, and Participants’ True Sense of Self
(Association of Leadership Educators, 2016-07-11)
As the challenges communities and organizations face become increasingly complex and interconnected, leadership has continued to evolve to meet these new needs. This applied research study investigated the norms and ...
Learning Beyond the Classroom
(Virginia Tech, 2016-02-11)
The Gallup Purdue Index reveals the importance of mentoring relationships between students and faculty. The “Oxbridge” residential college model provides a structure for increasing those interactions. This session will ...
The OBREAU Tripod: A Tool for Finding Gold Among the Rubble
(Association Of Leadership Educators, 2016-07-11)
This will be a highly interactive session in which participants gain experience in applying three practices - Working from Observation, Attributing Reasonableness, and Speaking with Authenticity (OBREAU) - to support ...
Leading with Questions: The Art of Empowering and Guiding Others
(Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2016-02-04)
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, ...
Innovation Through Leader Development Across the Life Span
Leadership development is a vested interest of Extension, which provides a multitude of programs for individuals of all ages. To properly position each program and meet the needs of participants, we must understand the ...
Staying Connected with Family: Loving Who You Are and Who You Are With
Invited presentation for the OMEGA II professional development program through the American Association for Agricultural Education.