To prepare for this journal read Howard Gardner’s Five Minds for the Future (Links to an external site.). You will specifically reflect on each competency within the source:
- A disciplined mind
- A synthesizing mind
- A creative mind
- A respectful mind
- An ethical mind
Part 1: Content/Course Reflection (1pt.)
- How will you prepare those children, their families, and the staff in your care in each competency? Be sure you provide specific details on each competency.
- If you were to add a sixth competency, what would it be and why?
Part 2: Program/Personal Reflection (2pts.)
- How does each competency influence you as a leader personally? Be sure you provide at least one example for each competency.
- How does your understanding of each of these competencies positively impact your ability as a leader to evaluate curriculum materials and models and ensure alignment with standards?
Page length: 2 to 3 pages