Following is a list of actual actions a population of students do on a regular basis to be a positive influence on the world around them. The students were anywhere from 9th graders to adult students who attended our SLAM (Serious Leaders And Movers) workshops on Tuesday at Francis Tuttle Technology Center in Oklahoma City (Rockwell Campus). SLAM meets once a month on one of the three FT campuses in Oklahoma City - Rockwell, Reno and Portland campuses.
The question is: What is on your list?
- Working hard at my job
- Being involved in school clubs
- Volunteering in the community
- Working with people with addictions
- Having good hygiene
- Baby-sitting my little sister
- Working with senior citizens
- Going the speed limit
- Started church youth choir
- Courteous driving
- Holding door open for people
- Being involved in the Special Olympics
- Controlling emotions
- Helping out with military troops with hugs
- Teaching people how to dance
- Talk to shy people
- Encouraging others
- Having a positive attitude
- Respect others property
- Cleaning up after myself
- Listening to others
- Helping even when I don’t have to
- Smelling the flowers
- Being responsible
- Giving money to homeless people
- Not tailgating
- Keeping some all white Nikes
- Church group involvement
- Not littering
- Staying in school
- Not smoking
Processing Questions for PLI Curriculum Teachers/Trainers:
1. What are three actions you do to be a positive influence on the world?
2. How do these actions positively influence those around you?
3. In what ways can you move others to positively influence the world?