from Youth Communication
An anthology of 32 true stories by male teens on how they have overcome challenges to success, such as negative self-image, unstable family life, difficult emotions, and dropping out of school. (229 pp.)
The accompanying Leader’s Guide (350 pp.) provides activities to help teens engage the themes of the stories through multiple learning styles. Click for the Table of Contents.
Can also be used in conjunction with the video Alternative High: The Troy Shawn Welcome Story.
Awarded 2011 Best Curriculum, Life Skills & Character Education by the Association of Educational Publishers.