National Common Core Standards
Power Up, Speak Out! meets the following National Common Core Standards for Education:
ASCA1 National Standards
Power Up, Speak Out! meets the following American School Counselor Association National Standards:
Standard A: Students will acquire the knowledge, attitudes and interpersonal skills to help them understand and respect self and others.
PS:A1.6 Distinguish between appropriate and inappropriate behavior PS:A1.7 Recognize personal boundaries, rights and privacy needs PS:A1.9 Demonstrate cooperative behavior in groups
PS:A2Acquire Interpersonal Skills
PS:A2.1 Recognize that everyone has rights and responsibilities PS:A2.2 Respect alternative points of view
PS:A2.3 Recognize, accept, respect and appreciate individual differences PS:A2.4 Recognize, accept and appreciate ethnic and cultural diversity PS:A2.5 Recognize and respect differences in various family configurations
PS:A2.7 Know that communication involves speaking, listening and non verbal behavior
PS:A2.8 Learn how to make and keep friends
Standard B: Students will make decisions, set goals and take necessary action to achieve goals.
PS:B1.1 Know when peer pressure is influencing a decision
Standard C: Students will understand safety and survival skills.
PS:C1Acquire Personal Safety Skills
PS:C1.3 Learn about the differences between appropriate and inappropriate physical contact
PS:C1.4 Demonstrate the ability to set boundaries, rights and personal privacy PS:C1.6 Identify resource people in the school and community, and know how to seek their help
1. American School Counselor Association (2004). ASCA National Standards for Students. Alexandria, VA: Author.