LEAD 212 Class Leaders
LEAD 212 Class Leaders are students who help teach the large lecture sections of LEAD 212 - Introduction to Leadership Concepts. LEAD 212 Class Leaders are asked to facilitate small group discussions, lead active-learning exercises, create a learning community with their students and perform administrative functions (such as grading, attendance, etc). These students serve as a bridge between students and instructors - they are motivated to help students learn the academic discipline of leadership and adjust to the K-State campus community.
Applications are open for Spring 2021 and are due by 11:59 p.m. Friday, Nov. 20.
Qualifications for spring 2021
The minimum qualifications for LEAD 212 Class Leaders are:
- Good academic (minimum 2.75 cumulative GPA) and disciplinary standing at K-State
- Understand and believe in the mission of the Staley School of Leadership Studies
- Have previously taken a LEAD 212 or equivalent introduction to leadership course; and have taken LEAD 350; and have taken LEAD 405; and currently enrolled in LEAD 450 or served as a LEAD 212 Class Leader during fall of 2020
- Exhibit responsibility, positive attitude, confidence, flexibility, team orientation, strong energy level, and excellent communication skills
- Relate well with students and faculty
- Able to give and receive constructive feedback
- Demonstrate a desire to learn about leadership
- Demonstrate willingness to develop self-awareness and teamwork, planning, and facilitation skills
- Available for training seminars prior to the start of the spring semester (two hours per session) and individual winter work (approximately eight hours).
- Able to commit approximately five hours per week during the spring 2021 semester for class time, class prep, grading, and individual meetings, etc.