Speak to the Potential, Ability & Resilience inside every Kid
The S.P.A.R.K. Mentoring curricula are 3 Principles based curricula proven to be effective in helping youth create greater academic success, a healthier state of mind, and a deeper connection with peers, adults, schools and communities.
The Elementary (Primary) Curriculum was developed and proven effective in children 6 – 13 years of age, while the Teen (secondary) curriculum was developed and proven effective in children 13-22 years of age. Both curricula are taught through a compilation of 20 – 22, highly interactive lessons that Speak to the Potential, Ability and Resilience inside every Kid.
Each lesson covers relatable topics that help children & adolescents navigate the trials and celebrate the accomplishments of their school years. Through this program, participants will gain a better understanding of themselves and others, develop vital social and emotional skills, access their creative intelligence and cultivate their personal potential.
The S.P.A.R.K. Mentoring curricula uses age appropriate content and activities that have been proven to effectively reduce risk around high-school drop-out, drug use, bullying, suicide, depression and anxiety, while building resiliency around academic success, social-emotional skills and healthy relationships. These programs prepare students for the self-sufficiency and resiliency needed to become successful young adults.
The S.P.A.R.K. program addresses the following risk and protective factors:
- Academic Success
- Emotional Competency
- Self-Efficacy Skills
- Communication Skills
- Conflict Resolution Skills
- Connectedness to Family, School and Community
- Easy-to-Use, Comprehensive, Facilitator’s Guide, designed specifically with busy teachers in mind.
- Participant Companion Workbook for individual student use throughout curriculum instruction
- Instructional Companion Videos
- Built-In Evaluation Tools
2 CURRICULA AVAILABLE:
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If you are looking to purchase the S.P.A.R.K. curricula for all of your teachers or staff, contact us to learn more about our special group rates.
In addition to offering direct access to the S.P.A.R.K. curricula online, we also offer virtual and in-person training programs to support you in the most effective delivery of the program, and to help deepen your understanding of the core principles informing this rich program.
Our training programs help you share the SPARK with others, and can enhance your career!