Social-Emotional Learning and Drug Awareness & Education for Youth
The 3-part Healthy Lifestyles series delivers courses designed to educate youth about issues they are (or will be) confronting related to substance abuse and misuse, and equips them with tools they need to address these challenges.
YESS Academy Healthy Lifestyles was designed with the mission of reaching youth at a critical developmental period in their lives, and equipping them with the knowledge, tools, and resources to develop healthy life skills. Healthy Lifestyles is focused on educating students about topics relevant in their classrooms and communities. At present, our biggest efforts are being poured into courses related to Cannabis, Vaping, and Opioid awareness and education.
Check out more information on our Youth Cannabis Awareness & Education Course:
The curriculum is aligned with positive youth development best practices in Program Quality Assessment (PQA), Social-Emotional Learning (SEL), and National Health Education standards that value the role and importance of youth being in control of their decision-making.
Students learn how to: