Check out the following videos to get a better understanding of FocusOnThe40. You will see what we do, the difference that we make in people’s lives as well as how you can contribute in a young teens life.
Jaclyn is a WDHS student and this was her first performance under the “Listen, Laugh, Inspire” heading. She hopes to build on the message and take the performance, and the message, to other schools. We will be working with her to make sure the message has impact and there is follow up. The performance was organized and filmed by students.
Peter Benson Talks Sparks at TEDx
Search Institute president and CEO, Dr. Peter Benson, recently delivered an inspiring and informative TEDxTC talk, where he posed the question: What is our vision for America’s kids? Benson presented sparks as an idea for real innovation and education reform.
Learn how every adult can use sparks to pave a new path of purpose, hope, joy, and connectedness for the 60 million American youth who have fallen to a road of medication, confusion, loneliness, and emptiness.
Teen Voice 2010
Introduction to Developmental Assets
40 Developmental Assets – How to build them in your community