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The BOOST Cafe Resource Center is a collection of FREE resources curated by BOOST and sorted by grade level and category.

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Mizzen by Mott

Pre K   Elementary School   Middle School   High School      Curriculum & Enrichment, Digital Learning & Apps, Literacy Apps

  Open worlds of discovery with Mizzen by Mott. Mizzen by Mott is a new app that provides high-quality, engaging learning content to the afterschool and out-of-school time field. Featuring exciting content from premier organizations like NASA, Jazz at Lincoln Center, California Academy of Sciences, After-School All-Stars, and others, Mizzen brings you activities and lessons that boost STEM learning, language arts and literacy, and 21st-century skills. From exploring the colors of Mars to the elements of jazz improv, Mizzen activities will challenge, delight, and inspire awe. To help you meet the unique and varied needs of this moment, Mizzen includes modules and playlists of activities that foster student health, well-being, and social and emotional learning, as well as activities that can be done in small-group settings or at home. Mizzen also features Pro Tips and messaging and scheduling tools designed to help you hone your skills, streamline planning, and strengthen your program. Download Mizzen by Mott today from the App Store or Google Play. Through support from the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation, this all-in-one tool is free to afterschool and out-of-school time professionals – who are empowering young people everywhere.

How to Support Bisexual Youth

High School

   Diversity & Inclusion, LGBTQIA2+

At The Trevor Project, we’re always working to create a safer world for LGBTQ youth. Our guide on “How to Support Bisexual Youth: Ways to Care for Bisexual, Pansexual, Fluid, and Queer Youth Who are Attracted to More than One Gender” is an introductory educational resource that covers a wide range of topics and best practices for supporting the bisexual youth in your life, which may include yourself! Educating ourselves is an ongoing practice, and how we define and express identity is an ongoing journey.

ACEs Connection

High School

Elementary School   Middle School   High School   Higher Education      ACEs, Trauma-Informed Care

ACEs Connection is a social network that accelerates the global movement toward recognizing the impact of adverse childhood experiences in shaping adult behavior and health, and reforming all communities and institutions.

ACEs and Toxic Stress: Frequently Asked Questions

Higher Education

Elementary School   Middle School   High School      ACEs, Trauma-Informed Care

Frequently asked questions about Adverse Childhood Experiences, toxic stress, and how to reduce the effects.

CDC Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) Resoucres

High School

Elementary School   Middle School   High School   Higher Education      ACEs, Trauma-Informed Care

Learn more about preventing ACEs in your community by assuring safe, stable, nurturing relationships and environments with these resources from the CDC.

Foundations

Higher Education

Elementary School      Curriculum & Enrichment, Digital Learning & Apps

Foundations is a FREE online program with minimal adult help required! Students will learn about Social-Emotional Learning, and receive the building blocks for school, such a courage, integrity, and health. Math and reading components will still be met, along with physical activity and fun virtual field trips! Foundations was created by certified teachers and counselors from the CLC Team. (1) Head to Google Classroom link to view the module. www.classroom.google.com (2) Select the “Go to Classroom” button (3) Log in using your personal gmail account (4) Select the plus (+) sign in the right-hand corner of the screen, then select “join class” (5) Enter our classroom code: ctyxpqw

Youth Will

Elementary School

Elementary School   Middle School   High School   Higher Education      Advocacy/Policy, Youth Development

Youth Will’s mission is to fight for every young person to have everything they need to be happy, healthy, and prepared to reach their full potential.

Trauma Informed Care Project

Higher Education

Pre K   Elementary School   Middle School   High School      Community Collaborations/Partnerships, Trauma-Informed Care

Trauma Informed Care (TIC) is an organizational structure and treatment framework that involves understanding, recognizing, and responding to the effects of all types of trauma. It emphasizes physical, psychological, and emotional safety for both consumers and providers, and helps survivors rebuild a sense of control and empowerment.

Attachment & Trauma Network (ATN)

High School

Pre K   Elementary School   Middle School   High School      ACEs, Community Collaborations/Partnerships, Trauma-Informed Care

The Attachment & Trauma Network’s mission is to promote the healing of children impacted by trauma through supporting their families, schools, and communities.

Peace Over Violence

High School

Elementary School   Middle School   High School   Higher Education      ACEs, Community Collaborations/Partnerships, Community-Based, Gangs and Violence, Trauma-Informed Care

Peace Over Violence is a nonprofit 501c3, multicultural, community-based and volunteer centered organization dedicated to building healthy relationships, families, and communities free from sexual, domestic, and interpersonal violence. To achieve this mission our agency manages five departments delivering the services of Emergency, Intervention, Prevention, Education, and Advocacy.