Teravista Elementary School in Round Rock planned a Leader In Me Leadership Day a few weeks ago and the weather decided to be uncooperative. It was one of those Central Texas cold fronts that people from colder climates look down on with scorn, but folks around here take very seriously. It was cold and icy that day, so the decision was made to keep the kids at home and reschedule Leadership Day.
An email was sent out by Teravista School Counselor, Jenna Fleming, announcing the postponement of Leadership Day. Instead of agonizing over the inconvenience the delay was causing, Jenna took the opportunity to show just how deeply the leadership principles the Leader In Me program has effected attitudes at Teravista. The Leadership Day was just rescheduled. It wasn’t canceled. [Read more…]