Resource Center

Resource Center

The Resource Center is a collection of FREE resources curated by BOOST and sorted by grade level and category. Interested in adding a resource? Contact hello@boostcafe.org

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Do Something

Elementary   Middle School   High School   Higher Education      Community Service Learning, Service Learning and Volunteer Programs

Provides a resource for both students and outlets to volunteer and make a difference in their communities. Browse through this website to “shop” around for a cause that you are passionate about and take action!

First Book

Higher Education

Elementary   Middle School   High School      Child Advocacy, Community-Based, Curriculum & Enrichment, Education Rights and Reform

First Book is a nonprofit social enterprise that provides new books, learning materials, and other essentials to children in need. Since our founding in 1992, First Book has distributed more than 160 million books and educational resources to programs and schools serving children from low-income families.

National Night Out

High School

Pre K   Elementary   Middle School   High School   Higher Education      Advocacy & Policy, Community-Based, Diversity & Inclusion, Juvenile Justice and Reform, Prevention & Intervention, Youth Justice and Reform

National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, more caring places to live.

The Game Jam Guide

Higher Education

Elementary   Middle School   High School      Curriculum & Enrichment, Game-Based Learning

How can designing games about real world issues teach students empathy, systems thinking, and design thinking? This curriculum guide shares lesson plans and ideas for educators to implement created by experts who lead game jams themed on topics such as climate change, immigration stories and local voices, and future cities

Great Kindness Challenge

High School

Pre K   Elementary   Middle School   High School      Bullying, Prevention & Intervention

The Great Kindness Challenge is a grassroots movement that is making our schools, communities, and world a kinder and more compassionate place for all. Working together, we joyfully prove that KINDNESS MATTERS!

Operation Respect

High School

Elementary   Middle School   High School   Higher Education      Arts & Culture, Bullying, Cyber Bullying, Diversity & Inclusion, Social Emotional Learning

Operation Respect transforms schools, camps, and other youth organizations into safer, more respectful, bully-free environments.

Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility

Higher Education

   Alcohol and Drugs, Prevention & Intervention

Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility is a not-for-profit organization that aims to fight to eliminate drunk driving and underage drinking and promotes responsible decision-making regarding alcohol use.

Art to Remember

Higher Education

Pre K   Elementary   Middle School      Arts & Culture, Arts Curriculum

This website provides art lesson plans for children that are preschool to middle school age.

7 Self-Care Strategies For Teachers

Middle School

   Mindfulness, Physical & Mental Health

This website has 7 self-care strategies that teachers can utilize in their classrooms.

Mindfulness: Finding Peace in a Frantic World

Middle School

   Mindfulness, Physical & Mental Health

Free Meditations from Mindfulness   All of the meditations on the page are taken from their book ‘Mindfulness: Finding Peace in a Frantic World’. The book contains the complete 8 week mindfulness course developed at Oxford University.