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Volunteers - The Heart of the Community

Abstract - Every human being has a circle of influence within their home, among their friends and in their community that contributes in a positive way to society. Many feel that volunteering contributes to society in important ways, especially by improving things for the next generation.

Lesson Plan - Participants will identify the importance of volunteers in communities by applying the ISOTURE Model as well as determine the benefits of volunteers.

Attachments
- Assessing the Current Situation and Supporting the Vision with a Plan

Power Point - Power Point slides to teach the lesson.

Power Point Notes Page - A handout that can be used for participants to take notes.

Power Point with Voiceover

Individual Lesson Evaluation - An excellent tool to evaluate.

 

Understanding Boards

Abstract - Advisory boards “advise” the organization and staff. They help provide direction to ensure that organizations maintain their relevancy and continue to fulfill their missions.

Lesson Plan - Participants will understand trends affecting boards and their management, as well as be able to assess organizational goals, vision and plans.

Power Point - Power Point slides to teach the lesson.

Power Point Notes Page - A handout that can be used for participants to take notes.

Power Point with Voiceover

Individual Lesson Evaluation - An excellent tool to evaluate.

 

Local Leadership Opportunities

Abstract - County government became known as the “grassroots government,” or the government closest to the people.

Lesson Plan
- Participants will understand the creation of county throughout Texas history and learn the history of the participants' county.

Attachment - Overview of Texas County Government, History of Your County, Who's in Charge?, Key to the Courthouse, and Key to the Courthouse Answers

Power Point - Power Point slides to teach the lesson.

Power Point Notes Page - A handout that can be used for participants to take notes.

Power Point with Voiceover

Individual Lesson Evaluation - An excellent tool to evaluate.