Connecting Students to

Social & Emotional Learning

YLA offers a multimedia online program to teach Essential Life & Social Skills. Choose from 12 innovative and easy to use online courses aligned with Common Core Standards. Education through the power of technology.

Choose from the following modules.
RESEARCH-PROVEN   ·   SAFE & SUPPORTIVE SCHOOLS PROGRAM - INCLUDING TITLE IX   ·   RECOMMENDED FOR GRADES 3 & HIGHER
IDEAL FOR CLASSROOM & AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMMING   ·   EXCELLENT FOR SPECIAL EDUCATION   ·   COMMON CORE READY

Team Building

Appreciate diverse and unique backgrounds of team members and the importance of uniting around a common goal.

Personal Appearance

Learn that dress and presentation convey a message about self-concept.

Conflict Resolution

Build skills in anger management, perspective-taking, and problem-solving strategies.

Healthy Habits

Identify the benefits of a healthy lifestyle and the consequences of an unhealthy one.

Community Building

Learn to build a vision for a community that will improve education and quality of life for its residents.

Financial Literacy

Learn the benefits of saving money, investing, and making smart financial decisions.

Educational Planning

Recognize the relationship between education, careers and lifestyle.

Bullying Prevention

Identify bullying behavior and develop skills in empathy-building, reflection and mindfulness.

Self Discovery

Develop goal-setting skills, identify learning preferences, and build confidence, resilience and perseverance in ability to succeed.

Personal Relationships

Foster healthy relationships that contribute to feelings of self-worth and provide approaches to navigate teen-dating and prevent sexual harassment and gender bias.

STD/AIDS Awareness

Learn how to identify the different types of STDs and discuss the difference between HIV and AIDS.

Substance Abuse Prevention

Understand the physical, emotional and psychological effects of drugs and alcohol.

With our program, you can:
Improve Attitiudes
Greater motivation to learn and commitment to school and classroom behavior.
Promote Prosocial Behavior
Develop character-based values and skills for goal-setting, collaboration, and building supportive and caring relationships.
Enhance Academics
Increased attendance, homework preparedness, and graduation rates over students who did not receive YLA in a contained NY/NJ study.
Decrease Negative Behaviors
Improve self awareness and self-management; decrease disruptive behavior, noncompliance, and aggression in the classroom.
Teach Empathy
Interactive role-playing and reflection activities that foster classroom community-building, relationship skills, and improve school climate.
Foster Resilience
Promote growth-mindset and build skills in collaboration and classroom reflection.