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LDI prides itself in fostering opportunities for students to think for themselves, teaching them to be their own leaders and be part of a team. These opportunities help them to grow into strong independent adults who develop the desire to be a change agent, aiming high to go beyond serving themselves and to become a contributor to developing a strong community no matter where they go.

Becoming and Staying Informed

  • Recognizing and understanding human, legal, civic rights and responsibilities of self and others
  • Navigating organizational systems/legal issues

Interacting with Others to Get Things Done and Working Toward a Common Purpose

  • Strengthening and expressing a sense of self that reflects personal history, values, beliefs, and a role in the larger community
  • Learning from others’ experiences
  • Getting involved in community and getting others involved