What is Learning for Life?
The Learning for Life
program is designed to support schools in their efforts to prepare
youth to successfully handle the complexities of contemporary society
and to enhance their self-confidence, motivation, and self-esteem.
Learning for Life programs focus on character education.
for Life programs help youth develop social and life skills, assist in
character development, and help youth formulate positive personal
values. It prepares youth to make ethical decisions that will help them
achieve their full potential.
Adults involved in Learning for
Life are selected by the organization in which they work (i.e., schools,
local businesses, community organizations, etc.). Race, religion,
gender, sexual orientation, ethnic background, economic status and
citizenship are not criteria for participation in Learning for Life.
a time when drugs and gangs are ravaging many of our schools and
communities, Learning for Life programs can be a catalyst to help stop
this trend. The program uses age-appropriate, grade-specific lesson
plans to give youth skills and information that will help them cope with
the complexities of today’s society.
Learning for Life makes
academic learning fun and relevant to real-life situations in age
appropriate and grade specific material. As a result, the positive
character traits and skills learned by participation in Learning for
Life not only make students more confident and capable, but also give
them an invaluable understanding of how things work in the real world.
School and community demands for character education and career
education programs have greatly influenced the dramatic growth of
Learning for Life. Learning for Life has been adopted by more than
17,000 schools and organizations nationwide, serving over 1.5 million
For more information, check out our Learning for Life National page at this link.
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