Ecology asks us to step back and look at a system or landscape as a whole. We suggest there are a few different frames to use.


Here are some useful tools for strengthening your personal practices within a team.

Tools & Resources

Art of Leadership: Supplemental Participant Workbook II

This workbook is packed with tools and resources to help you grow personally and professionally as a leader.

Rockwood Leadership Institute

Collab 101 - Lesson 2: Personal development

As part of the Collab Model, this lesson focuses on personal development, providing frameworks and tools for personal development in an organizational context.

Round Sky Solutions

Collab 101 - Tracking Personal Development Template

Related to the above resources, this template is designed to track personal development.

Round Sky Solutions


These resources can help clarify team dynamics and strengthen team functioning.


Overcoming the Five Dysfunctions of a Team

Work to reach a common understanding of what it means to be a team and make substantial progress towards becoming a more cohesive unit.

Eric Polite
Tools & Resources

LEE Management Docs

Explore several management tools and resources from Leadership for Educational Equity.

Leadership for Educational Equity

Goals + Success Spectrum

Clarify goals and outcomes by defining success along a spectrum of Minimum to Target to Epic.

Faster Than 20


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