Athlete Leadership Conference November 10-11, 2017

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Athlete Leadership Conference November 10-11, 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

We will be offering three courses over the span of two days for athletes to begin and/or update their Global Messenger courses.

 

Friday, November 10 

Leadership (Limit 12)

Curriculum: Focuses on the difference between effective and enduring leaders through value-based leadership skills.

Goals: Provide athletes with the skills necessary to plan two SMART (Specific Measurable Attainable Realistic Trackable) goals, make a strategic planning worksheet, track progress on goals, and identify a mentor to help with the process.

Event Details

Friday November 10, 2017         Start time          1:00 pm  End time         5:00 pm

 

Saturday, November 11

Global Messenger II (Limit 12)

Curriculum: Special Olympics Mission Statement and facts review; further ideas on speech writing; specific types of speaking engagements, including emceeing an event, accepting a gift, and introducing speakers.

Goals: Provide athletes with the additional skills necessary to become an effective representative for Special Olympics at a variety of events and at a variety of levels.

Who should attend?

All athletes who are interested in representing Special Olympics Maryland and their home county or program as a public speaker, emcee or presenter in their community and at a state level. Athletes must have previously attended and completed the Beginner Global Messenger course and all its requirements.

 

Event Details

Saturday November 11, 2017     Start time          8:00 am  End time         12:00 pm

 

Technology: PowerPoint (Limit 12)

Curriculum: Microsoft PowerPoint use and practice in completing a presentation.

Goals: Provide athletes with the skills necessary to make PowerPoint presentations on their own in their roles of Global Messengers or Governance members.

 

Athletes must have their own computer with PowerPoint on it in order to participate.

Event Details

Saturday November 11, 2017     Start time          1:00 pm  End time         5:00 pm

 

 

Special Olympics Maryland requires that all athletes attending Athlete Leadership Training must attend with a mentor.

Please register at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ALPSU2017

Questions? Email Jason Schriml at jschriml@somd.org

 

This article was written by Special Olympics Maryland

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