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Collective Leadership Works

  1. 1. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP WORKS An Innovation Center initiative With funding from the Corporation for National and Community Service www.theinnovationcenter.org
  2. 2. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Collective Leadership Works is a two-year initiative that supports community-based service-learning
  3. 3. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Community organizations are using collective leadership to design service-learning projects
  4. 4. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Collective leadership promotes youth civic engagement AND community wellness Civic engagement outcomes Service-learning Community-based projects based on organizations collective leadership Community wellness outcomes
  5. 5. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING But what IS collective leadership?
  6. 6. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Collective leadership is about… Aligning diverse stakeholders around an agenda, unleashing their talents, and using local resources to create change.
  7. 7. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Collective leadership occurs when… Stakeholders cross boundaries to come together, commit to mutual learning and leading, and embrace shared responsibility and accountability
  8. 8. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP IN ACTION Tohono O’odham Community Action in Sells, AZ Young people are fighting the local diabetes epidemic by revitalizing cultural traditions related to food and fitness.
  9. 9. Tohono O’odham leaders are reintroducing traditional foods and athletics as part of a healthy lifestyle.
  10. 10. On this farm Tohono O’odham youth and adult leaders are using traditional agriculture methods to plant and harvest native crops for the community.
  11. 11. This man-made pond on the Tohono O’odham Reservation stores flood water, a traditional way to provide additional irrigation for crops.
  12. 12. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING What are the PRINCIPLES of collective leadership?
  13. 13. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Collective leadership is… RELATIONAL Leaders rely on person to person interactions
  14. 14. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Collective leadership is… FLUID Leaders adapt and evolve as needed
  15. 15. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Collective leadership is… TRANSFORMATIVE Leaders seek fundamental change
  16. 16. “I don’t want students to leave our programs just knowing facts about the wetlands; I want them to be thinking critically about what forces are actually driving environmental issues.” – Amy Gunzelmann, adult leader
  17. 17. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP IN ACTION Monterey Bay Aquarium working in Watsonville, CA High school students are leading conservation and restoration efforts to protect local wetlands.
  18. 18. Youth and adults work together to register volunteers for a coastal cleanup.
  19. 19. Youth participants give instructions and lead their peers in a coastal cleanup. W.A.T.C.H. alumni give instructions and lead their peers.
  20. 20. Trash found in the slough. Trash and recyclables found in the slough during the coastal cleanup.
  21. 21. Youth and adult service-learners spent a morning in a local slough, picking up trash and recyclables.
  22. 22. “I feel that my group can impact the community and that each one of us contributes to the team – like public speaking or task manager. I am proud that we are all dedicated and help each other.” – Bruny Mora, youth leader
  23. 23. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE-LEARNING What PRACTICES support collective leadership?
  24. 24. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Collective leadership taps into INDIVIDUAL GIFTS by asking… “What skills or abilities to leaders possess?”
  25. 25. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Collective leadership mobilizes COMMUNITY ASSETS by asking… “What strengths exist in this community?”
  26. 26. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Collective leadership builds TEAMWORK by asking… “How can we work together?”
  27. 27. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Collective leadership fosters YOUTH-ADULT PARTNERSHIPS by asking… “How can youth and adults collaborate?”
  28. 28. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Collective leadership supports REFLECTION and LEARNING by asking… “What can we do to improve our work?”
  29. 29. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP IN ACTION Youth Development Training and Resource Center in New Haven, CT Youth and adults are taking an active stance against violence in their community.
  30. 30. Leaders from New Haven are working to combat gun violence and bullying in their community.
  31. 31. Leaders from New Haven meet weekly at the local YMCA to plan service projects that address gun violence.
  32. 32. “I’m proud of doing something positive in life, of trying to make a difference around me and for me!” – Marquis Lowery, youth leader
  33. 33. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE-LEARNING Collective leadership takes place at each STAGE of community building
  34. 34. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Stage 1: Get Ready Leaders prepare by building relationships and systems to support change.
  35. 35. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Stage 2: Plan Leaders articulate common goals and methods for achieving them together.
  36. 36. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Stage 3: Implement Leaders work together to turn their plans into reality.
  37. 37. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Stage 4: Sustain Leaders pursue strategies and partnerships to ensure long-term impact.
  38. 38. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE-LEARNING
  39. 39. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP RESOURCES Want more info? Visit www.theinnovationcenter.org/service-learning This website features practical tools, activities, and resources to support community-based service learning.
  40. 40. www.theinnovationcenter.org
  41. 41. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP WORKS An Innovation Center initiative With funding from the Corporation for National and Community Service www.theinnovationcenter.org
  42. 42. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Collective Leadership Works is a two-year initiative that supports community-based service-learning
  43. 43. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Community organizations are using collective leadership to design service-learning projects
  44. 44. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Collective leadership promotes youth civic engagement AND community wellness Civic engagement outcomes Service-learning Community-based projects based on organizations collective leadership Community wellness outcomes
  45. 45. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING But what IS collective leadership?
  46. 46. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Collective leadership is about… Aligning diverse stakeholders around an agenda, unleashing their talents, and using local resources to create change.
  47. 47. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Collective leadership occurs when… Stakeholders cross boundaries to come together, commit to mutual learning and leading, and embrace shared responsibility and accountability
  48. 48. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP IN ACTION Tohono O’odham Community Action in Sells, AZ Young people are fighting the local diabetes epidemic by revitalizing cultural traditions related to food and fitness.
  49. 49. Youth and adults working at the Desert Rain Café on the Tohono O’odham Reservation serve traditional meals made from native foods grown on community farms.
  50. 50. Youth leaders with (left to right) Miss Tohono O’odham and her first attendant.
  51. 51. Mesquite coals kept youth leaders warm on a cool desert night on the Tohono O’odham Reservation.
  52. 52. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING What are the PRINCIPLES of collective leadership?
  53. 53. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Collective leadership is… RELATIONAL Leaders rely on person to person interactions
  54. 54. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Collective leadership is… FLUID Leaders adapt and evolve as needed
  55. 55. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Collective leadership is… TRANSFORMATIVE Leaders seek fundamental change
  56. 56. “I look forward to working with my youth… I am extremely passionate about allowing and teaching youth to play an active part in their community. I want them to feel inspired and empowered to do great things.” – Maggie Scalzo, adult leader
  57. 57. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP IN ACTION Monterey Bay Aquarium working in Watsonville, CA High school students are leading conservation and restoration efforts to protect local wetlands.
  58. 58. Watsonville, CA’s mayor, Antonio Rivas, participated in the coastal cleanup. Watsonville’s Mayor, Antonia Rivas, participated in the cleanup.
  59. 59. Trash and recyclables found in the slough during the coastal cleanup.
  60. 60. A layer of mulch hay prevents future weeds from growing.
  61. 61. Volunteers gather seeds native to the wetlands.
  62. 62. “My goal is not to be that person who simply informs the public about the [environmental] issues; I want to be that one person that fixes the issues… I want to get my hands dirty and make a difference through action.” – Jasmine Magaña, youth leader
  63. 63. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE-LEARNING What PRACTICES support collective leadership?
  64. 64. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Collective leadership taps into INDIVIDUAL GIFTS by asking… “What skills or abilities to leaders possess?”
  65. 65. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Collective leadership mobilizes COMMUNITY ASSETS by asking… “What strengths exist in this community?”
  66. 66. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Collective leadership builds TEAMWORK by asking… “How can we work together?”
  67. 67. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Collective leadership fosters YOUTH-ADULT PARTNERSHIPS by asking… “How can youth and adults collaborate?”
  68. 68. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Collective leadership supports REFLECTION and LEARNING by asking… “What can we do to improve our work?”
  69. 69. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP IN ACTION Youth Development Training and Resource Center in New Haven, CT Youth and adults are taking an active stance against violence in their community.
  70. 70. Leaders from New Haven meet weekly at the local YMCA to plan service projects that address gun violence.
  71. 71. A youth-adult group at the New Haven YMCA work together on a service project to prevent gun violence.
  72. 72. “I now feel that nothing is impossible; it may be challenging, but never impossible.” – Jasmine Magaña, youth leader
  73. 73. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE-LEARNING Collective leadership takes place at each STAGE of community building
  74. 74. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Stage 1: Get Ready Leaders prepare by building relationships and systems to support change.
  75. 75. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Stage 2: Plan Leaders articulate common goals and methods for achieving them together.
  76. 76. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Stage 3: Implement Leaders work together to turn their plans into reality.
  77. 77. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE LEARNING Stage 4: Sustain Leaders pursue strategies and partnerships to ensure long-term impact.
  78. 78. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP: A FRAMEWORK FOR SERVICE-LEARNING
  79. 79. COLLECTIVE LEADERSHIP RESOURCES Want more info? Visit www.theinnovationcenter.org/service-learning This website features practical tools, activities, and resources to support community-based service learning.
  80. 80. www.theinnovationcenter.org
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