you ever wondered who our leaders will be in the
of our future leaders depends upon the experiences
we are providing for today's
and youth. Leadership 2020 takes this challenge seriously and strives to create learning
environments that engage minds and compel each
child to reach his or her potential.
more than a program or an organizational plan.
Rather it is an attitude – a way of thinking
about educating the next generation. It is
based upon the premise that in this century
everyone will need to function as leaders – in
families and communities if not in business
leaders must know how to follow when it is appropriate;
they do not use their position to justify feelings
of false superiority. Rather than wait until natural
leaders begin to emerge, Leadership 2020 believes
that specific skills can be modeled and practiced
in age-appropriate settings.
suggests that leadership skills are both innate
and learned. As the genetic potential of the brain
expresses itself in the environment, competencies
and skills emerge which shape the future of an
individual. Leadership 2020 is dedicated to helping educators use
this knowledge to create comprehensive learning
environments within which all learners can become
competent citizens of the 21st century.