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Leadership Development Of The Member Education

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Member Education
Beyond the New Member Experience, all of our members benefit from Every Member Education.
The chart to the right outlines the structure for education that falls under each pillar. The courses are meant to cover a variety of topics beyond the Kappa experience, including personal, professional and intellectual development.
Below are some examples from our Every Member Education
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Leadership Development
Leadership development is an integral part of the Kappa experience and ensures that our members embrace the idea of women elevating women. Like
Pfeiffer, we want to integrate a global focus by instilling the values of equity and service from the very beginning of a member’s Kappa
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Our success rate is tangible. Nearly 75 percent of participants obtain new leadership roles within their chapters, on their campuses or in their communities within six months of attending.
New chapters receive additional leadership development through our leadTODAY event. Like Leadership Academy, the curriculum is based on The Five
Practices of Exemplary Leadership. The programming is adapted for the chapter setting and includes all chapter members. The event is meant to cultivate leaders and leadership skills within the chapter, which will contribute to its long-term success.
General Convention is held every two years. The event is open to all collegiate and alumna members. Attendees have the opportunity to vote on important organizational topics, network with one another and attend educational sessions and workshops.
Kappa Leadership Conference is held in non-convention years and focuses on officer-specific training as well as adviser education. The presented programming aligns with our Pillars of Education. For example, this year, subject-matter experts will conduct education and training on topics concerning well-being — specifically mental health and diversity.
Every Member Education is one way we prepare our members for leadership opportunities. It is designed to meet the needs of each member at every stage of her life. Kappa shares your dedication to developing citizens who will lead in the
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