- Engaging with staff and students throughout lockdown
- Challenges and opportunities post lockdown
- The habits aspiring young leaders should be embracing
Jamal Fiso is the 2020 Head Prefect at Rongotai College. Rongotai College is a state single-sex boys’ secondary school in the southeastern suburb of Rongotai, Wellington, New Zealand. At Rongotai College there is a clear view of what they want to achieve – encouraging young men to be the best that they can be in all areas of their lives.
Jamal Fiso embodies this in everything he does as a leader. His leadership philosophy is all about connecting with others, where he embraces servant leadership. We do a lot reflection throughout the episode, covering topics such as:
Jamal is an articulate and confident young man who has been inspiring students all year at Rongotai College. Despite his age, he appears to have a strong knowledge and understanding of leadership and is already looking at ways to make the Head Prefect and Student Leadership roles at Rongotai College more sustainable.
It’s not often we have students on the podcast, but this is a refreshing listen that all teachers should check out!