“Leaders on Leadership” Breakfast and Dale Carnegie Student Workshop
November 4, 2013
“Leaders on Leadership” Breakfast
On Monday, November 4th, the Baltimore Educational Scholarship Trust hosted a “Leaders on Leadership” breakfast at the Center Club for our upper school B.E.S.T. students, Trustees and major donors to the organization. Guests included many of Baltimore’s top corporate and civic leaders who joined sixty-five B.E.S.T. 9th – 12th grade students for a breakfast program centered on the principles of leadership.
Theo C. Rodgers, President of A&R Development Corporation and B.E.S.T. Trustee Emeritus, and Tuesday Barnes, B.E.S.T. and Bryn Mawr School ’09 Alumna and University of Maryland Ph.D. Candidate, were the Honored Speakers for the morning. Special guests included Molly Hathaway and Redmond Finney, for whom the B.E.S.T. Young Women’s and Young Men’s Leadership Programs are named.
Below please enjoy pictures from the morning
Dale Carnegie “Generation NEXT”
Student Leadership Workshop
On Monday, November 4th, immediately following the “Leaders on Leadership” Breakfast, B.E.S.T. hosted a student leadership development workshop facilitated by Dale Carnegie entitled “Building Self Confidence: Developing the Attitudes of Leadership.” Our sixty-five B.E.S.T. students were joined by forty of their independent school peers for a half-day workshop geared towards developing the skills necessary for college interviews, leadership roles on school campuses and critical relationship-building. Seven B.E.S.T. students who participated in the Dale Carnegie “Generation NEXT” summer program helped to co-facilitate and lead the morning’s workshop.