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INTERPERSONAL DEVELOPMENT CONCEPTS

  • Link to resources on topics such as building trust, public speaking, teaching skills, listening, networking, volunteers, valuing diversity, interpersonal communication, etc.
    • Curricula with Teaching Materials
      • Leaders Can Communicate
        About IFAS Leadership Development Series, Elizabeth B. Bolton, professor, community Development, Department of Family, Youth and Community Sciences, Cooperative Extension Service, Institue of Food and Agricultural Sciences, University of Florida, Gainesville, 32611, FCS9066, 2005.
        http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/HE747
      • Listening To Learn
        About IFAS Leadership Development Series, Elizabeth B. Bolton, professor, Community Development, Department of Family, Youth and Community Sciences, Cooperative Extension Service, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, University of Florida, Gainesville, 32611, FCS 0067, 2005.
        http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/HE748
      • Giving and Receiving Feedback
        About IFAS Leadership Development Series, Elizabeth B. Bolton, professor, Community Development, Department of Family, Youth and Community Sciences, Cooperative Extension Service, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, University of Florida, Gainsville, 32611, FCS 0067, 2005.
        http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/HE749
    • Publications/Modules in Curricula
      • Building Trust
        Module 1; LEADS Curriculum Series, Unit II - Interpersonal Leadership Skills, KS Cooperative Extension
        http://www.ksre.ksu.edu/library/misc2/ep84.pdf
      • Communication Basics
        Module 2; LEADS Curriculum Series, Unit II - Interpersonal Leadership Skills, KS Cooperative Extension
        http://www.ksre.ksu.edu/library/misc2/ep85.pdf
      • Discussions & Presentations
        Module 3; LEADS Curriculum Series, Unit II - Interpersonal Leadership Skills, KS Cooperative Extension
        http://www.ksre.ksu.edu/library/misc2/ep86.pdf
      • Recruiting Volunteers for Teaching
        Cooperative Extension Volunteer Teacher Series, , Elizabeth B. Bolton, professor, Community Development, Department of Family, Youth and Community Sciences, Cooperative Extension Service, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, University of Florida, Gainesville, 32611, FCS 9073, 2005.
        http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/HE104
      • Preparing the Extension Volunteer to Teach
        Cooperative Extension Volunteer Teacher Series, Elizabeth B. Bolton, professor, Community Development, Department of Family, Youth and Community Sciences, Cooperative Extension Service, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, University of Florida, Gainesville, 32611, FCS 9075, 2005.
        http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/HE106
      • Evaluating the Extension Volunteer Teacher
        Cooperative Extension Volunteer Teacher Series, Elizabeth B. Bolton, professor, Community Development, Department of Family, Youth and Community Sciences, Cooperative Extension Service, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, University of Florida, Gainesville, 32611, FCS 9076, 2005.
        http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/HE107
      • Providing Recognition to the Extension Volunteer Teacher
        Cooperative Extension Volunteer Teacher Series, Elizabeth B. Bolton, professor, Community Development, Department of Family, Youth and Community Sciences, Cooperative Extension Service, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, University of Florida, Gainesville, 32611, FCS 9077, 2005.
        http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/HE108
      • Building Dynamic Groups – Communication Activities
        Barbara Braham, Extension Agent, Community Development and Family & Consumer Sciences, Beth Flynn, Extension Associate, Leadership Education, OSU Extension Leadership Center, and Nancy Stehulak, Extension Agent Community Development and Family and Consumer Sciences, Ohio Cooperative Extension Service, Ohio State University, July 2003.
        http://www.ag.ohio-state.edu/~bdg/communication.html
      • Building Coalitions
        Kathryn Beckham, Assistant Professor and Jeffrey King, Assistant Professor, Ohio Cooperative Extension Service, The Ohio State University.  Adapted for use in Florida by Elizabeth B. Bolton, Professor, Community Development and Lisa Guion, Assistant Professor, Program Planning and Evaluation, Department of Family, Youth and Community Sciences, Florida Cooperative Extension Service, IFAS, University of Florida, Gainesville, FCS 9162, 2005.
        http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/FY493
      • Building Coalitions: Networking
        Vicki Braddy, Administrative Assistant, The Ohio Center for Action on Coalitions, Ohio Cooperative Extension Service, The Ohio State University.  Adapted for use in Florida by Elizabeth B. Bolton, Professor, Community Development and Lisa Guion, Assistant Professor, Program Planning and Evaluation, Department of Family, Youth and Community Sciences, Florida Cooperative Extension Service, IFAS, University of Florida, Gainesville, FCS 9168, 2005.
        http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/FY503
      • Building Coalitions: Working with Diverse Cultures
        Bill Smith, Associate Professor, Ann W. Miller, Assistant Professor, Thomal Archer, Associate Professor and Carla E. Hague, Assistant Professor, Ohio Cooperative Extension Service, The Ohio State University.  Adapted for use in Florida by Elizabeth B. Bolton, Professor, Community Development and Lisa Guion, Assistant Professor, Program Planning and Evaluation, Department of Family, Youth and Community Sciences, Florida Cooperative Extension Service, IFAS, University of Florida, Gainesville, FCS 9173, 2005.
        http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/FY508
      • Diversity Discussion Starters
        Patreese D. Ingram, Associate Professor, Agricultural & Extension Education and Marney H. Dorsey, MS degree candidate, Agricultural & Extension Education, College of Agricultural Sciences, Agricultural Research & Cooperative Extension, The Pennsylvania State University, 24 pages, 2004.
        http://pubs.cas.psu.edu/FreePubs/pdfs/ui377.pdf
      • Diversity Activities for Youth and Adults
        Patreese D. Ingram, Assistant Professor, Agricultural & Extension Education, College of Agricultural Sciences, Cooperative Extension, The Pennsylvania State University, 12 pages, 1999.
        http://pubs.cas.psu.edu/FreePubs/pdfs/ui335.pdf
      • More Diversity Activities for Youth & Adults
        Patreese D. Ingram, Associate Professor, Agricultural & Extension Education, College of Agricultural Sciences, Agricultural Research & Cooperative Extension, The Pennsylvania State University, 20 pages, 2004.
        http://pubs.cas.psu.edu/FreePubs/pdfs/ui378.pdf
      • People Learn with a Purpose: Understanding Learning Styles
        Janet Johnson, Allen County Extension Agent, Family & Consumer Sciences, Cooperative Extension Service, University of KY College of Agriculture, Lexington, KY  40546, CLD1-2, 3 pages, December 2010.
        http://www.ca.uky.edu/agc/pubs/cld1/cld12/cld12.pdf
      • Communication Essentials for Good Impressions
        Kristina G. Ricketts, Assistant Extension Professor, Community & Leadership Development, Cooperative Extension Service, University of KY College of Agriculture, Lexington, KY  40546, CLD1-3, 2 pages, December 2010.
        http://www.ca.uky.edu/agc/pubs/cld1/cld13/cld13.pdf
      • Influencing Others with the Stories You Tell
        Steve Isaacs, Extension Professor, Agricultural Economics, Cooperative Extension Service, University of KY College of Agriculture, Lexington, KY  40546, CLD1-4, 2 pages, December 2010.
        http://www.ca.uky.edu/agc/pubs/cld1/cld14/cld14.pdf
      • Influence: The Essence of Leadership
        Anita Hall, Extension Educator and Leverne Barrett, Extension Leadership Specialist, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension, Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Lincoln, NE, G1695, 3 pages, March 2007.
        http://www.ianrpubs.unl.edu/sendIt/g1695.pdf
      • Planning an Intergenerational Dialogue™
        Leverne Barrett, Professor and Andrea J. Gage, Graduate Assistant, Agricultural Leadership, Education and Communication, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension, Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Lincoln, NE, G1542, 3 pages, August 2006.
        http://www.ianrpubs.unl.edu/sendIt/g1542.pdf
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