Creating Leaders to Meet the Needs of Our World through
Akron Leadership program offers students an opportunity
to aspire to a greater level of achievement. The mission
of Leadership is to create leaders to meet the Needs of
Our World, adept in the core life skills necessary for
success. Leadership students learn the importance of
leading by example and supporting their communities.
While stepping up their physical and mental
training, students are rewarded with unique
opportunities and advanced curriculum designed to bring
out their best.
Leadership Life Skills Curriculum:
As a true leader, you will learn to inspire others while
striving for ever-higher achievement. By learning life
skills such as goal-setting, persistence, confidence,
motivation, communication, etiquette, and public
speaking, you will become a leader no matter what life
path you choose. Because Leadership students receive
specialized training, they're equipped to reach their
goals more quickly.
Benefits of Akron's Leadership Training Program
Bullying Prevention Program
Leadership students will receive training in and
strategies to prevent bullying.
They will train in our Agent G Program and also
abduction awareness programs.
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Advanced Training Opportunities
As a Leadership student, you will receive
advanced training to further develop your reflexive self-defense capabilities.
At ATA Akron this includes the Combat Weapons Sparring,
Integrated Martial Arts System, Advanced Sparring, and
advanced weapons. Advanced self-defense and ATA Fit
training that will challenge your endurance and result
in a strong body and mind.
Leadership NOW is a program designed to meet the
Needs of Our World.
Therefore, Leadership students are
encouraged to get involved in their community and give
ATA Akron's Leadership students have participated
in many charities and are active in their community.
Each year the students will help with the Akron
Children's Hospital "Project Ed Bear" Gala.
Monday after Thanksgiving each year.
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Leadership students can proudly display their trainee
status by wearing the official customized Leadership
Uniforms. They also enjoy access to exclusive training
Instructor certification eligibility, a career path
for those who discover a passion for teaching martial
arts to others.
H.U. Lee Scholarship
The H.U. Lee Memorial Foundation by the ATA in honor of its founder,
Eternal Grand Master H.U. Lee, and his vision of making
children's dreams possible. The Foundation provides college
scholarships to outstanding students around the nation, thereby
providing education and leadership development opportunities to
students whom exemplify qualities of perseverance,
and the courage to overcome great odds.
The H.U. Lee Memorial Foundation strives to
ensure that the legacy of Eternal Grand Master H.U. Lee's
philanthropic commitment is carried forth in the personal and
academic lives of these people as they assume leadership roles
throughout society. Since 1995, the H.U. Lee Memorial Foundation
has provided more than 400 students with nearly $400,000 in
scholarships.ATA Akron's own Mr. Bothe is a recipient of the 2011
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A Leader has Vision, Creativity,
and Persistence while Empowering and Earning the Respect of others.
Leadership students learn to effectively share their
vision, reach their personal goals, and motivate those
around them to perform and achieve. The Leadership program represents the next level of
training both mentally and physically. It is an elite
program to give students a competitive edge, not just in
their martial arts training but in all areas of life.
Leadership training instills a different mindset in
students that positions them for success. Whether in the
classroom, an occupation, or continued service within
the community, Leadership students stand out among their
Leadership training is a short-term investment with
lifelong benefits. It provides both the ability and the
desire to accomplish extraordinary things.
Choose to learn.
Choose to lead.
Choose Leadership NOW