Primary School Wellbeing and Achievement Programs
Program Achieve Early Childhood Program Achieve, 4th Ed. A Social-Emotional Learning Curriculum (Foundation / Preparatory Year)
Many primary schools begin their students’ journey in social-emotional learning during their first year of school (Foundation/Preparatory) before they begin Year
Research continues to show the positive impact of this program on student well-being and achievement.
The current digital version, 4th Edition, has received wonderful reviews by teachers for its ease of implementation and for catering to different learning styles of students.
Program Achieve Primary. A Social-Emotional Learning Curriculum (years 1 – 6)
The Program Achieve Primary curricula contain lessons that teach attitudes, values/character strengths and social-emotional skills for success, relationships and wellbeing as well as for overcoming social-emotional blockers.
Published research has revealed that the explicit instruction employed in this program benefits the social-emotional development, wellbeing and achievement of young children. The program directory of Beyond Blue – Be You lists this program as best practice for supporting children’s mental health and wellbeing.
Over the years, over 300,000 young children have participated in the YCDI! Early Childhood Program Achieve.
Bullying – The Power to Cope (years 4 – 9)
Based on the latest research in cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT), Bullying: The Power to Cope, recognised by Beyond Blue – Be You as best practice, was developed to meet a need.
This program helps students re-structure, their stress-creating, extremely negative ways of thinking (self-talk) to more moderate and less stress-creating ways of thinking about the act of being teased or bullied. Students learn the importance of not taking anti-social behaviour personally and that they can tolerate different forms of bullying including cyber-bullying. Published research conducted at the University of Melbourne shows a very powerful impact of the program.
You Can Do It! Education programs have been independently reviewed and are listed in the Be You Programs Directory. It meets the minimum evidence requirements set by Be You and has been awarded a rating for evidence and implementation.