Help kids get happy!
SEL+ brings neuroscience, positive psychology, mindfulness + a pro-social component together to help kids, their families and teachers thrive.
The programs, now used in public, private, home schools, and community settings, draw from experts including Dr. Carol Dweck, Dr. Dan Siegel, Dr. Richard Davidson, Tal Ben-Shahar, Dr. Kristin Neff and John Kabat Zinn. Adaptable for classroom lessons, activity-based modules, advisory, infusion or after school groups.
AGES 5-10 (ELEMENTARY)
The 9 lesson series teaches lifelong skills that influence the happiness and develop SEL competencies for elementary school-age children.
Benefits include helping students focus and learn, manage emotions, reduce stress and increase empathy. Each module fulfills Common Core Standards and features one letter of the acronym HAPPINESS.
Series includes supplementary workbook, multiple intelligence survey and thematic blogs.
Learn from tried and true teacher tips and proven strategies to help implement your K-5 Social and Emotional Learning Curriculum in your classrooms.
AGES 11-14 (MIDDLE)
This teacher-friendly program, prepare students for success in life while helping participants learn to:
- Manage their emotions, and reduce stress
- Improve focus and academic performance
- Develop empathy and reduce bullying on a root cause level
- Build emotional resilience and nurture positive perspectives
- Identify and build on their strengths
- Share their gifts to benefit their community
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AGES 15+ (HIGH SCHOOL)
LEADERSHIP CLUB GUIDEBOOK
Create your own Happiness Movement.
Start a club at your school to activate happiness in your community. You will also get bliss tips for when things get stressful.
According to science, we have the ability to increase our own happiness simply through the activities and behaviors we choose.
Some pursue happiness, others create it. Find out how to start spreading happiness now.
THE SCIENCE OF HAPPINESS
Explore this 8 week online course offered by our content partners Greater Good Science Center.
The course, also offered in a 3-week introductory version, is available to take anytime at your own pace. It includes the world’s leading authorities in the field of the Science of Happiness. CEU credits are also available.
Free Resources for Parents and Educators
In response to parents and teachers who want to introduce Project Happiness to their schools or districts, we have provided links to a list of resources to introduce the program.Find out more
Enjoy new features, video training and a comprehensive mindfulness component built into every lesson. In order to keep innovating and passing that along to you, we are modifying the free Creative Commons model. Some programs will still be free, and for those who need it, they can apply for scholarships. We are delighted to present you with the new Project Happiness Programs; enjoy and let us know what you like best!