Please explore these free resources to help meet the needs of your school community:
Ideal for elementary schools, Hopeful Minds provides lesson plans based on research that suggests hope is teachable (a skill). The aim is to equip students, teachers, and parents with the tools they need to define, learn, and grow a hopeful mindset and prevent hopelessness.
Ideal for middle- and high- schools, What’s Up With Opioids? Let’s unpack this together has two lesson plans with ready-to-use materials that help middle- and high- school students learn about opioids, risk factors, warning signs, and prevention strategies to keep everyone safe.
Ideal for all schools, PACER’s lesson plans and activities engage youth in social and emotional learning. These educational options help elementary, middle- and high-school students build their understanding and develop the skills on how to address and prevent bullying.
Ideal for all schools, Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour course that teaches individuals how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. The training provides the skills needed to reach out and provide initial help and support to someone who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem or experiencing a crisis. Find a course near you.