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Help your  children during COVID to become their best selves.

Student Life Skills (SLS) offers targeted one-page lessons to improve happiness, grit, resilience, academic performance and relationships. And, there are lessons to help reduce worry, sadness and anger.

You Can Start Helping Your Child Reduce COVID Stress Within Minutes at Home or School

Student Life Skills offers teachers and parents one-page social/emotional strategies to deal with COVID-19 issues.  Our lessons can be used in-person or virtually.

Lessons and worksheets can be accessed and downloaded at school AND at home. Teachers and students are literally on the same page.

These life skills are critical during COVID...

  • Being Healthy with Uncertainty
  • Predict The Outcome
  • Know What's In/Out of Your Control
  • Embrace Differences
  • Problem Focus to Solution Focus
  • Understand Healthy Stress
  • What Are My Choices?
  • Use Routines
  • Be Proactive
  • Have Grit and Resilience
  • And much more

 

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Why SLS Works? 

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Effective

Parents, Teachers and Children report immediate benefits!

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Evidence-Based

All of the lessons are based on researched proven approaches.

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Endorsed

Professors at Northwestern University and The University of Chicago recommend SLS!

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Efficient 

Students, teachers and parents learn skills in 2 minutes.

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What's Included

Teaching Concise and Actionable Life Skills

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Two-Minute Lessons

Student Life Skills offers quick-to-learn lessons that actually work. Each lesson has a one page information sheet which explains the life skill and a one page work sheet that allows your child to begin to practice the skill. 

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Life Skill Categories

1. Increase Happiness
2. Reduce Anger
3. Build Grit and Resilience
4. Decrease Worry
5. Succeed in School
6. Enhance Healthy Habits
7. Improve Social Skills
8. Learn Anti-Bullying

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Evidence-Based

Student Life Skills is built on life skills and habits that are proven to impact the lives of children the most.

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What a Student Life Skills Lesson Looks Like.  

Each Lesson Features an Info Sheet and a Worksheet that can be printed.

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Endorsements

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"As a veteran and clinician working with the military, I understand that the relationship with our children are critically important for the emotional wellness of both the child and the parent.  Student Life Skills provides actionable tools and strategies for parents to help their children in areas of: increasing happiness, reducing stress and anger, building grit and resilience, succeeding in school, and enhancing relationships with family and friends.  I highly recommend Student Life Skills to all military parents."

Stan McCracken, Ph.D.   Lecturer-Retired, University of Chicago, Vietnam Veteran—US Army

 

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"Paul Sweetow’s book Student Life Skills delivers on the promise of enhancing lives and building life skills by connecting schools, students, and families. The book provides a straightforward approach to building emotional and interpersonal competence and confidence— the life skills that all parents and teachers want for their children."

Jeanne C. Marsh, Ph.D.
Dean of Students, University of Chicago, Graduate School of Social Service Administration

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"In Student Life Skills, Paul Sweetow provides useful tools for parents and teachers to help children learn skills for coping with their feelings in different life situations involving school, family and friends. I highly recommend the book to parents and teachers who want to help children develop resilience so that each child can deal easily with hardships that come along."

Penelope L. Peterson, Ph.D.
Dean, School of Education and Social Policy, Northwestern University

 

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Student Life Skills

Available on Amazon, Kindle and Kindle Unlimited

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The Socratic Parent:
How to Raise a Child of Any Age by Asking the Right Questions

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The Heroic Adventures of Miles and Maria

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Student Life Skills is committed to giving back to those who protect us and keep us safe. With our deepest Gratitude...

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"As a veteran and clinician working with the military, I understand that the relationship with our children are critically important for the emotional wellness of both the child and the parent.  Student Life Skills provides actionable tools and strategies for parents to help their children in areas of: increasing happiness, reducing stress and anger, building grit and resilience, succeeding in school, and enhancing relationships with family and friends.  I highly recommend Student Life Skills to all military parents." 

Stan McCraken, Ph.D.
Vietnam Veteran - US Army. Senior Lecturer-Retired,
University of Chicago 

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Is Your Child Stressed Out? 

The SLS lessons in the section called, Reduce Worry, will immediately help your student to decrease stress. Get the lessons now when you enroll in the free course . 

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