Purpose The purpose of the Kindness Corner in a classroom is to provide a learning center where children can practice the social and emotional skills necessary to succeed in a classroom environment. Many times children arrive at school with limited experi ...
About the Curriculum
Project KIND ( K eys to I mprovement for N ecessary D evelopment) is a universal research-based preschool and kindergarten classroom curriculum designed to increase students' school success by building social and emotional competence and self re ...
Teaches students: To value individual differences Importance of treating others with respect Students learn: Importance of not using alcohol, tobacco and drugs, and the safe use of medicines To identify and express feelings in healthy ways Teaches student ...
Project KIND Project KIND is an early childhood prevention education life skills curriculum designed for preschool and kindergarten students. The goal of the program is: To enhance student success in school and life by promoting social, emotional, and beh ...
The Community Solutions Association, a program of Compass Family & Community Services, is the original developer of Project KIND. The Raymond John Wean Foundation is the primary financial contributor to the initial creation and development of Project ...
Pre and Post-Assessment
The Contemporary Relevance of Historic Black Land Loss
At the close of the Civil War, Black Americans owned very little farmland but began acquiring it at a rapid pace, so that by 1910, Black farmers owned more than 16 million acres. This, however, would be the peak of Black farmland ownership in the United S ...
Intuitive Eating and Health at Every Size: Moving Away from Harmful Diet Culture Toward Self-Compassion
The diet industry in the United State is worth nearly $65 billion dollars and its success can be attributed to a 95% long-term failure rate. Weight management programs feed on insecurities that are perpetuated by societal norms of beauty and health. Diet ...
How COVID-19 Impacted Food Systems
The COVID-19 pandemic exposed the fragility of our food supply system. While national-level responses to our food supply revealed a lot of weaknesses, the hyper-local response to feeding our communities demonstrated great strength in our mutual aid networ ...