The Five Steps…
- Become more involved in your own education
- Don’t let your environment determine your future
- Avoid negative peer pressure
- Discover your purpose in life
- You must create a plan for yourself
Workbook for Youth – Five Steps to Avoid the School to Prison Pipeline
This workbook is geared towards youth ages 12-19 who read through real life stories and questions contained in the 5 Steps Workbook together (with an adult facilitator). The workbook uses real life stories to help youth conceptualize what is meant by the “school to prison pipeline” and helps to open critical conversations.The workbook is a story of one family’s journey through the 5 Steps as they try to avoid the traps which await them in an invisible pipeline. The characters are 15 year old Jaleesa, 16 year old Robert, their Mom Latonia and their Dad Robert Sr.
Restorative conversations using the 5 Steps Workbook provides a series of preventive activities where students use real life stories to understand issues from different perspectives and not just their own. Therefore, helping them to understand how their decisions now impacts their future.
Use of this workbook is perfect for schools and churches to use in reaching youth.
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This workbook is a story of one family’s journey to avoid the traps which await them in an invisible pipeline, and offers many very insightful and thought provoking questions to it’s readers.