W E L C O M E
The word leadership means “to guide,” “show the way,” and “bring about effective change.”
WHAT'S INCLUDED ON THIS WEBSITE?
On this website, we have a variety of resources for new and experienced leaders to maximise their class time and enhance a class participant’s learning experience.
Tips: General Tips for Leading classes including encouragement from other leaders and frequently asked questions.
Resources: Class Handouts, Email Templates and Leaders Guides specific to each course.
Leading Online Classes: Information for Leaders leading online courses.
Events: Leadership Events to encourage Leaders to connect.
L3 Meetings: Language of Life-Giving Leadership Virtual Meetings held on a monthly basis.
Connect: Contact us to receive leader’s updates and ask any questions.
TYPES OF CLASSES
Growing Families offers two class formats:
Online Class: Class participants stream each week’s video lesson online, and then at a set time, meet online with a Growing Families Leader to discuss the lesson.
Local Class: Class participants come together at a common venue* to discuss the lesson, having watched the video either prior to or during class time.
*Common Venue represent a variety of venues, including home, church facilities, community centers, schools or even a coffee shop.
CLASS FLOW CHART
This Chart shows the flow of classes and when a parent should take a class based on age of their child.
For a detailed description of each course, please go to the Growing Families.Life Course Overview webpage.
Leader’s Guides are available for each course to help you facilitate your class. They have been put together for new or seasoned leaders and are available on the Resources page. This Introductory Guide below explains how to use the individual guides and provides suggestions to help lead a successful class.
Introduction Leader’s Guide