Programs for K-8!

SecondStep programs are supported by music and videos, take-home activities, and stories kids relate to. Activities and lessons are developmentally appropriate and help program leaders instill social-emotional skills in all youth participants.

Skills for Success. Fun to learn, Easy to teach, and Research-Based. Developing Interpersonal Skills and Conflict Management. J14 uses the Second Step Curriculum and focuses on the following areas:

  • Conducting evaluations and interventions
  • Teaching essential social and academic skills
  • Deterring youth from criminal activity
  • Providing a positive, inspiring safe environment
  • Providing educational opportunities
  • Activities and lessons are developmentally appropriate
K-5 Program
The SecondStep program promotes school success, connectedness, and a safe and respectful school climate. Participants will strengthen their ability to: learn, empathsize, manage their emotions, and solve problems
Middle School Program
The SecondStep Middle School program is designed to prevent or reduce: aggression, violence, and substance abuse through teaching social and problem-solving skills liked to success.
Academic Achievement
Teaching adolescents social and emotional skills can impact both their academic achievement and character. The SecondStep programs supports the development of strong individuals who can build healthy relationships and avoid falling into drug addiction or violence.