Activities

College-Wide Leadership Development Program: Activities 2013-2015

The mentor and the individual participant shall determine the activities required to be completed.  Individual activities completed within five years immediately prior to participation in LDP, with approval of the mentor, may be accepted as a completed LDP activity.

Activity A

Based on Emotional Intelligence Survey results identify a behavior to change and develop a plan to make the change; report outcomes to mentor.  (Leadership Characteristics 2 & 20)

Activity B

Give presentation about Delaware Tech to an outside business group with at least 24 members in attendance.  Outside group is to be approved by the College President. (Leadership Characteristics 3 & 12)

Activity C

Serve on the Administrative Retreat Committee.  (Leadership Characteristics 3, 6, 8, 15, 16, & 17)

Activity D

Attend the Administrative Retreat the year not appointed to serve on the Administrative Retreat Committee.  (Leadership Characteristics 6, 8, 14, 18)

Activity E

Attend a meeting of three different college-wide coordinating groups and/or committees, to include a Board of Trustees Meeting.  (Leadership Characteristics 3, 6, & 8)

Activity F

Attend an Administrative Council Meeting at, and tour the facilities of, each campus.  (Leadership Characteristics 3, 6 & 8)

Activity G

Within the first year, serve and participate on a college-wide planning committee or a committee that has the responsibility to recommend/implement a new College policy/procedure/plan.  (Leadership Characteristics 3, 6, 8, 15, 16, 17, & 21)

Activity H

Attend a Campus budget hearing or a Vice Presidents/Campus Directors allocation of budget meeting.  (Leadership Characteristics 5 & 8)

Activity I

Attend College budget hearings before the Budget Director, Joint Finance Committee, and Joint Bond Bill Committee.  (Leadership Characteristic 8)

Activity J

LDP participants who have not taught a class at Delaware Tech: Teach a Delaware Technical Community College three or more hour credit course or equivalent number of non-credit course hours.  (Leadership Characteristic 9)

LDP participants who have previously taught a Delaware Tech three or more hour credit course or equivalent number of non-credit course hours:   Spend 18 hours (2-3 hours in each area) assisting with student support services related to student success to include Admissions/Counseling, Career Services, Financial Aid Office, Registrar’s Office, Student Support Services.  (Leadership Characteristics 6, 8, 14, 18)

Activity K

Spend a day shadowing one’s mentor or an administrator. (Leadership Characteristics 1, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8)

Activity L

Complete one core course from the Instructional Design and Technology (IDT) Certificate Program.  (Leadership Characteristic 11)

Activity M

Complete IDT G63 – ePortfolio Design course from the Instructional Design and Technology (IDT) Certificate Program.  (Leadership Characteristic 11)

Activity N

Select a leadership resource to read/review and be prepared to share key points with the class during the February 2015 seminar.   (Leadership Characteristics 3, 6, 14, 18)

Activity O

Volunteer in the community or serve on a non-profit community board, commission, and/or committee for a minimum of 30 hours.  (Leadership Characteristic 12)

Activity P

Attend a meeting of a minimum of three stakeholders of the College, e.g., advisory committees, alumni associations, faculty/staff senates, student government associations, etc.  (Leadership Characteristic 13)

Activity Q

Be a mentor.  (Leadership Characteristics 15 & 19)

Activity R

Demonstrate the ability to plan and lead an effective project that emphasizes teambuilding, i.e., United Way or Educational Foundation employee-giving campaign, etc.  (Leadership Characteristics 3, 5, 6, & 15)

Activity S

Chair or participate on a campus or Collegewide committee or task force.  (Leadership Characteristics 7 & 19)

Activity T

Attend a Campus Graduation Ceremony.  (Leadership Characteristics 6, 10, & 14)

Activity U

Serve as a co-advisor of a student club or organization for one year.  (Leadership Characteristics 3, 6, 14, 19)