Resilience Matters

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To help you motivate any student.

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Our Programs

The WhyTry Program
For 16 years, the WhyTry Program has been using SEL to help struggling students make positive life changes.

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Resilience for Youth
This new program provides strategies to help all students develop lifelong resilience.

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Why Resilience?

Why Resilience?

There has never been a greater need to foster school environments that allow teachers and students to thrive. Studies have shown that students who score higher on resilience measures have improved social skills, higher grades, a greater love of learning, and better decision-making skills.

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The

3 Pillars of Whytry

Relationship

Relationship

The key to motivation and change does not lie in interventions alone, but in the relationship established with students.

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Relevance

Relevance

Multisensory learning helps students grasp the purpose, meaning, and application of the things they’re being taught.

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Resilience

Resilience

The first two pillars help students harness the third -- resilience -- and learn to see their challenges differently.

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WhyTry Programs Provide Solutions For

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Horizon Middle School Mental Health, Counseling, and PBS Affective Education, Recipe for Success

 

Group: Middle school

Description: Regular education classes, 38 minutes weekly for 10 weeks

Results:

  • Students had a 13% decrease in referrals and improved GPA for WhyTry group.
  • There was improvement in attitudes and motivation for the intervention group.
  • There was a decline in the control group.
  • The students especially appreciated responding to prompts in their individual journals.  Class participation during lesson delivery was also outstanding.

Source:

Williams, Leigh. "Horizon Middle School Mental Health, Counseling, and PBS Effective Education, Recipe for Success." Field Research (2009).

Resilience in Education Matters.

Get in touch with WHYTRY

WhyTry Office

5455 N RIVER RUN DR.
PROVO, UT 84604, USA

Hours

Monday - Friday +
8 AM - 5 PM MDT

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866-949-8791
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801-437-3222
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info@whytry.org