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Helping students become
leaders who make an impact on the world

Your Life is a Story...


from the stories of others.


to your greatest potential.


to make a difference.

"I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true.
I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live by the light I have."

- Abraham Lincoln -

One of the best tools we can use to live to our greatest potential...

Write Your Own Story journal writing!

The 1% Journal for Students

The 1% Journal for Students will help young people strive for their greatest potential by challenging them to daily write their own story from the inside-out.

Teachers can also bring theses journal prompts to their classrooms to be used as bell ringers, quick writes, or discussion starters.

Jon Barth

Jon Barth

Teacher - Coach - Mentor

I love to share stories, tools, and resources to help students become leaders who make a difference in the world by giving away their gifts and abilities.

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"Our greatest lessons don't come from a textbook.
They come from learning about ourselves."

The Write Your Own Story System will help students...

Have a Vision &
Pursue Their Dreams

Seek Excellence &
Grow Character Skills

Rise Above &
Overcome Obstacles

Be a Lighthouse &
Lead by Serving

Know Their Integrity &
Live by Principles

Focus on Fulfillment &
Enjoy the Journey

"If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader."

- John Quincy Adams -

every story has a HERO

every hero goes on a JOURNEY

every journey is an opportunity to make an IMPACT

...will you write a story that makes an impact?

"Greatness is not your role.
Greatness is how you execute your role."

Jon Barth

I’m a teacher, coach, and mentor who loves to share stories, tools, and resources to help people build the leadership skills they need to make a difference in the world.

My own journey includes over 18 years experience as a teacher and administrator in public education as well as coaching experience at the junior high, high school, and college levels.

I have attained a master’s degree in Education from William Woods University and a master’s degree in Coaching from Greenville University.

Thanks for letting me be a part of your journey to LEAD FOR IMPACT!

Jon Barth