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Leadership & Understanding Myself Sessions for Ages 8-11

In this ongoing interactive class, you will explore the importance of listening, empathy and a growth mindset when it comes to be a leader.
Role Models Academy
196 total reviews for this teacher
6 reviews for this class
Completed by 81 learners
Class
60 minutes
per class
Once per week
every week
8-11
year olds
2-6
learners per class
per learner

How does an "Ongoing" course work?

Meets on a weekly schedule, join any week, no need to catch up on previous material
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Automatic payment every Sunday, cancel any time
Great for clubs and for practicing skills

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Next on Fri, Oct 7

Meets Once per week
Friday
6:00 – 7:00 AM
Taught by:
Abena Essah
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Next on Sun, Oct 9

Meets Once per week
Sunday
12:00 – 1:00 PM
1 learner enrolled
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Description

Class Experience

These sessions are not designed specifically for children who struggle with leadership, we believe everyone should be developing this important life skill. Perhaps your child has great leadership potential but lacks the opportunity to demonstrate and develop it further. The course is a great opportunity for someone who may already be a ‘natural leader’ but needs to develop their empathy and ability to understand the impact of their actions on others. Developing the skills of collaborating and communicating with others can boost general self-confidence and self-awareness. The course is also a great way for children to explore being outside of their comfort zone within a fun and supportive environment.

What are the benefits of these sessions?

- Enhanced future job prospects: World Economic Forum ‘Future of Jobs Report’ (http://www3.weforum.org/docs/WEF_Future_of_Jobs_2020.pdf)  consistently cites life skills as the most critical skills for the workplace.
- Increased academic attainment: Numerous scientific papers identify the correlation between happiness and academic attainment
- Improved mental health, particularly during a global pandemic

Meet Louise Treherne our Director of our Character Education Team:
Louise develops new and exciting ways to help children explore our four key areas of collaboration, resilience, creativity and leadership, in order to be the best version of themselves.

Louise has a degree in Psychology, 12 years experience as a teacher and 5 years as a Senior Deputy Head at a London Prep school. She now works as a Coach and Educational Consultant, which includes working in different educational settings, delivering training and staying up to date with all things Character Education related! Through her coaching, Louise works 1:1 with adults and children to help them move forward with specific goals, explore limiting beliefs and develop their direction and confidence.

Louise has created our content which is taught by our Role Models.  

Our Role Models (teachers) are energetic, engaging, and curious educators who are passionate about encouraging your children to become the best version of themselves. All of our Role Models are hand-picked and trained by our education team.

In order to become a Role Model, they must have ample experience working with groups of children. They must also be adept at combining educational rigour with fun, to create active learning environments that children love. We have a number of qualified teachers and actors on our team. However, each Role Model brings something unique to the table. You can find out more about our Role Models here: https://www.rolemodels.me/about-us/meet-our-role-models/.
Each Leadership session includes access to additional, optional, exciting activities for your child to do independently at any point during their day/week. Each of these is designed to be a fun distraction from what is going on around them. These activity sheets will be emailed to you along with a summary of the content shared during the online session each day. 
Please make sure your child has paper and a pen, pencil and a range of felt tips/crayons.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
Parents will receive a post session email – this email summarises what your child covered so you can discuss this with them. It will also include a 'Top tip' from from Louise Treherne, our Director of Character Education.
1 hour per week in class, and an estimated 1 - 2 hours per week outside of class.
Our content is suitable for students aged 8-11. Our courses are not not designed specifically for children who struggle with leadership, we believe everyone should be developing this important life skill. Therefore they are not intended to be a therapy class. 

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Role Models Academy
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Lives in the United Kingdom
Give your child the toolkit to build their confidence, manage their emotions and develop friendships through fun, online learning for 5-13 year olds delivered by friendly, experienced mentors
196 total reviews
448 completed classes

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Give your child the toolkit to build their confidence, manage their emotions and develop friendships through fun, online learning for 5-13 year olds delivered by friendly, experienced mentors.

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