40 Key Building Blocks to Help Kids Succeed

Search Institute* has identified 40 building blocks of healthy development that help young people grow up healthy, caring and responsible. These building blocks are referred to as "assets."

 Local schools have united in identifying monthly "asset" themes for schools and communities in order to help kids reach their potential.


MONTHLY THEMES

2014

January - Fairness
February - Trustworthiness
March - Positive Identity
April - Citizenship-Volunteerism
May - Empowerment/Volunteerism
June - Support
  July - Constructive use of time
August - Commitment to learning
September - Decision-making
October - Respect
November - Responsibility
December - Caring

2013

January - Fairness
February - Trustworthiness
March - Positive Identity
April - Citizenship-Volunteerism
May - Empowerment/Volunteerism
June - Support
  July - Constructive use of time
August - Commitment to learning<
September - Decision-making
October - Respect
November - Responsibility
December - Caring

2012

January - Fairness
February - Trustworthiness
March - Positive Identity
April - Citizenship-Volunteerism
May - Empowerment/Volunteerism
June - Support
  July - Constructive use of time
August - Commitment to learning
September - Decision-making
October - Respect
November - Responsibility
December - Caring
 
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