?? Teach teens about motivation, commitment, goal setting, persistence, and the power of self-confidence Features actual students filmed in actual schools and uses lively, spontaneous discussions, dramatized dilemmas, and topical humor Duration: 30 minutes Leader’s guide available online Grades: 6-12 This inspirational program instills the essential skills of success: motivation, commitment, goal setting, persistence, and the power of self-confidence and optimism. An appreciation of excellence is stressed. The objectives of this program are for viewers to learn to gain an appreciation of excellence that will encourage the best possible performance, to develop high personal standards and belief in oneself, to gain emotional coping skills for dealing with anxiety, and to understand the use of goal-setting as a tool for success. Features actual students filmed in actual schools and uses lively, spontaneous discussions, dramatized dilemmas, topical humor, and the sensitive, supportive guidance of Michael Pritchard to encourage, engage, and educate viewers. Pritchard is a youth educator, humorist, actor, former probation officer, and host of award-winning series. This DVD is also part of the LifeSteps DVD Series.