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Overcoming Obstacles Life Skills Curriculum is available to all educators at no cost. Register now.



During February, Overcoming Obstacles will be in San Diego at NASSP—Booth # 841 and AASA—Booth #802. Visit with us and learn about our award-winning middle and high school life skills curriculum, available to all educators at no cost.   

Winner of the National Dropout Prevention Center’s Crystal Star Award

Winner of the National Dropout Prevention Center’s 2013 Crystal Star Award of Excellence in Dropout Recovery, Intervention, and Prevention.

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RIPPLE EFFECT provides firsthand accounts from students, teachers, education leaders and administrators about how teaching life skills is crucial for children to lead successful lives and be positive, productive members of society. Watch the trailer

Download our free iPad app.

Download the Overcoming Obstacles iPad app and teach life skills your way today! It fits easily into any setting, including core content classes, advisory periods, and afterschool and summer programs.

Overcoming Obstacles increases attendance, decreases violence, and boosts graduation rates.

Educators teaching Overcoming Obstacles see increased attendance rates, improved academic performance, reduction in school violence, higher graduation rates, and stronger college and career preparedness.