Special People Extraordinary Dedication
A K-8 Self Esteem Curriculum for Improving Student Achievement, Behavior and School Climate
(Esteem Builders’ Program — Teacher/Counselor Guide)
by Dr. Michele Borba
Target Group: Grades K-8
This highly acclaimed, award-winning programme is now being used with over one million students worldwide. Extensive, complete, and easy-to-implement, its skill building approach to developing the five essential building blocks of self-esteem is thoroughly researched and proven effective. The impressive pilot programme results reported a 46% drop in detention, a 39% drop in verbal aggression, and a 41% drop in physical aggression.