Some leaders, teachers, and parents mentor others through the process of empowerment.
Here are some words associated with empowerment:
Entrust Grant Commission
Invest License Sanction
Warrant Delegate Legitimize
A different kind of leader, teacher, and parent marshals the learning of their mentees by disempowering them.
Words that describe this methodology include:
Deny Refuse Disenfranchise
Disallow Revoke Withhold
Veto Reject Disapprove
Who ya wanna work with? Who ya wanna be?