Start teaching your students the skills they need for success.


Watch and share the documentary RIPPLE EFFECT. Witness firsthand accounts from students, teachers, and education leaders about the power of life skills education. 

Each month during the school year, Overcoming Obstacles will host training webinars to familiarize educators with the curriculum.  Currently, webinars are scheduled to resume in Fall 2015.  Check back regularly for updates on registering for the webinars, as well as additions to our archive. 

Life Skills Day

Watch our founder, Jill Siegal Chalsty, explain how teaching life skills will change the lives of children and ultimately the world.

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