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Top Ratings from Independent Evaluators

The PATHS program has been recognized as a Select Program by the Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL) -- the highest possible rating. The PATHS program also received a Model Program rating from Blueprints for Healthy Youth Development (Center for the Study and Prevention of Violence, University of Colorado). The PATHS program is one of only 14 youth development programs to receive this recognition -- over 1,400 programs have been reviewed to date.

The PATHS program supports federal requirements that mandate schools to provide safe and effective learning environments!

NATIONALLY AND INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNIZED:


  • Promising Program
    U.S. Surgeon General's Report on Youth Violence
  • Best Practice
    Center for the Application of Substance Abuse Technologies (CASAT)
  • Level 1 Program
    highest possible rating
    Interagency Working Group on Youth Programs (IWGYP)
  • Effective Program
    highest possible rating
    Office of Justice Programs' CrimeSolutions.gov
  • Effective Program
    highest possible rating
    U.S. Department of Justice/U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
    The PATHS program is one of two universal classroom-based social and emotional learning curriculums to achieve this rating.
  • Highest possible rating in all SEL categories (Australia)
    KidsMatter Australian Primary Schools Mental Health Initiative
  • Level 1 Program (United Kingdom)
    highest possible rating
    Early Intervention: The Next Steps: A Report for Her Majesty's Government
    The PATHS program is the ONLY universal classroom-based social and emotional learning curriculum to achieve this rating.
  • Select Program
    highest possible rating
    Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL)
  • Model Program
    Blueprints for Healthy Youth Development
    University of Colorado
  • Model Program
    highest possible rating
    Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
    The PATHS program was one of only 12 SAMHSA Model Programs that had documented Academic Achievement outcomes -- and one of only two programs designed for children ages 5-12.
  • Perfect score -- program materials
    SAMHSA's National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices (NREPP)
  • Near perfect score -- dissemination
    3.6 points out of 4 in SAMHSA's National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices (NREPP)
  • Model Program
    highest possible rating
    National Dropout Prevention Center/Network  
    The PATHS program is listed as showing strong evidence of effectiveness!
  • Best Practices Program
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
  • Promising Program
    U.S. Dept. of Education, Safe and Drug-Free Schools Program's Expert Panel

The PATHS program has also been recognized for its effectiveness by the National Institute on Drug Abuse and the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention.

Positively evaluated for use in Head Start and other preschool classrooms!

The PATHS® Preschool/Kindergarten classroom module is one of two programs in the Office of Head Start's Social Emotional Preschool Curriculum Consumer Report to show evidence of all 12 components of an effective curriculum, with top ratings in

  • being evidence-based
  • being comprehensive across social and emotional development (SE) and approaches to learning (ATL) domain elements
  • depth for each covered SE domain element
  • well-designed learning activities
  • responsive teaching.

If you already like what you see, don't delay!

Ordering PATHS program materials is easy, and every order is risk-free -- because the PATHS program comes with a money-back guarantee!


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