On this episode of Tackling Tech, Tierra Leustig interviews Todd Nesloney about leadership and his newest book, When Kids Lead. Todd Nesloney is the Director of Culture and Strategic Leadership for the Texas Elementary Principals and Supervisors Association (TEPSA) and is a former Teacher and Principal. Todd believes everyone has leadership qualities, regardless of age, gender, background, or being an extravert or introvert.

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0:00 Intro
4:32 Conversation with Todd
7:22 Becoming the Director of Culture at TEPSA
9:10 Philosophy on leadership
13:58 When Kids Lead
17:30 Kids’ ideas of leadership
18:45 Chelsea’s Charity
21:06 Classroom greeters
23:35 Student leadership during remote learning
26:30 Technology tools to build culture
28:45 Connecting with Todd

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