Coordinator's Column On a mournful note, as I wrote this column on August 26th, Senator Ted Kennedy passed away. Many other famous personalities have also left us this summer: Farrah Fawcett, Michael Jackson, Don Hewitt, and Eunice Shriver. We certainly mourn their deaths, but also consider their legacies. Eunice Shriver is ... Coordinator's Column
Coordinator's Column  |   October 01, 2009
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SIG 11 Perspectives on Administration and Supervision, October 2009, Vol. 19, 80-81. doi:10.1044/aas19.3.80
SIG 11 Perspectives on Administration and Supervision, October 2009, Vol. 19, 80-81. doi:10.1044/aas19.3.80
On a mournful note, as I wrote this column on August 26th, Senator Ted Kennedy passed away. Many other famous personalities have also left us this summer: Farrah Fawcett, Michael Jackson, Don Hewitt, and Eunice Shriver. We certainly mourn their deaths, but also consider their legacies. Eunice Shriver is best known for founding Special Olympics, Don Hewitt for creating and producing 60 Minutes, and Senator Kennedy for championing health care and education issues.
What legacy do we each leave behind? What does that footprint look like? As supervisors and administrators, we have a huge responsibility to teach, guide, coach, and mentor future speech-language pathologists and audiologists as well as our colleagues. I think that we need to question our own legacies and consider the lives we touch. If we supervise, how many individuals do we impact, not only those we mentor but also their patients and families. How can we continually improve our skills? One way is through education. Thus, as we approach the 2009 Convention in New Orleans consider the following opportunities
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