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“The Waterloo Career Center is thrilled on becoming a Leader in Me school!  We have valued our time working with Melissa and Teri on the potential impact this will have on our students! With the uniqueness of the opportunity at the WCC, we are confident the influence will prepare students to be successful citizens in our community, workplace, as individuals and beyond.  We look forward to our work with Leader in Me!”

Amy Miehe, Lead Teacher at Waterloo Career Center

What can Leader in Me do for you?

Did you know that the Cedar Valley has a skill deficit among potential employees? It has nothing to do with a lack of academic content, having poor grades, or minimal testing proficiency.

It has everything to do with potential employees lacking work ethic and leadership and communication skills.

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Leader in Me works in concert with the academic, behavioral, and culture-based initiatives common in today’s schools. Leader in Me is not meant to replace other initiatives, but to enhance them.

See what four important principles are key to the effectiveness of Leader in Me in our schools.

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Leader Valley is an effort to make the Cedar Valley a better place for students to excel and become well prepared for citizenship and the future careers through high levels of community collaboration.

Through Leader Valley, strong partnerships are being built with Cedar Valley businesses, school district administrators and school boards, parents and the community.

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By embedding the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Leader in Me helps schools identify the gifts and talents of all students.

This school-wide process is dedicated to providing authentic and meaningful leadership roles and opportunities for students to learn about leadership.

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Leader Valley is one of the few entities that partners with both the education and enterprise division of Franklin Covey. See the impact Leader Valley is having in our schools and business community.

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Upcoming Events


06nov9:00 am11:30 amLeader Valley Kickboxing Marathon

12nov8:00 am4:30 pmLeadership Series: Unconscious Bias