Courage and Costs

Discovering How to Teach the Unteachable

LEARNING is forged in an alchemy of relationships—among a student, a teacher, and the subject matter.1 Though the approach to learning leadership described here weaves a far tighter and more seamless fabric from these three elements than most forms of teaching and learning, we have focused primarily on the experience of students. What about the formation a teacher? How did case-in-point teaching in the service of adaptive leadership develop? How does it feel to teach in this way? What does the approach ask of the instructor-coach-teacher?*

Acts of adaptive leadership depend on a capacity for self-knowledge as well as an understanding of the systems that need to be mobilized ...

Get Leadership Can Be Taught now with the O’Reilly learning platform.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from nearly 200 publishers.