This generation of students who have grown up in the 21st century are the most social, the most empowered, and also the most anxious youth population in human history. If you are struggling to connect with and lead them, you are not alone. The latest research presented in this book, however, illuminates a surprising reality: The success of the next generation doesn’t depend entirely on them. Their best chance of success starts when adults choose to believe in them, challenge them, and walk with them through the nine greatest challenges today’s youth will face. For their sake, and for the future success of our world, it’s time we started seeing Generation Z—unfiltered.
Dr. Tim Elmore is a best-selling author and international speaker who equips the educators, coaches, leaders, and parents of Generations Y and Z. He has authored more than 30 books and trained thousands of leaders in nationally-renowned organizations like the Nebraska Department of Education, National FFA Organization, University of Alabama Athletic Department, The Ohio State University, and Chick-fil-A.
Andrew McPeak is a next gen researcher, speaker, and curriculum designer for Growing Leaders. He works with schools, universities, and sports teams on implementing Habitudes® as a teaching tool for life and leadership skills.