OUR PROGRAMS

Check out our award winning programs for youth and educators!

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G.P.P.U. SOCIAL EMOTIONAL FRAMEWORK

The Guiding Principles of Peace and Unity® are a set of positive social affirmations that we use to stimulate social emotional learning and to encourage pro-social behavior.

The G.P.P.U. social emotional framework includes student training sessions, teacher and administrator professional developments, and G.P.P.U. paraphernalia.

G.P.P.U. INTEGRATED CURRICULUM

We provide administrators and teachers with fully comprehensive social and emotional lesson plans suitable for students 4 to 11 years old (K through 5th grade).

Our curriculum is in alignment with Core Standards in English Language Arts, the New York Social Studies Standards, Danielson’s Framework for Teaching and the National School Climate Standards.

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PARENT AND COMMUNITY COLLABORATION AND ENGAGEMENT PROGRAM

Parent and Community Collaboration Program (P.C.C.E.) brings fun, informative workshops, activities and events into your building to support parents and other community members.  This service is customized to address and support school, parent and community needs.  It is designed to increase positive parent and community interaction with your school and strengthen the parent-community-school relationship.

VILLAGE FAMILY GROUP SYSTEM

Our Village Family Group program is a supplemental family structure designed to deliver information, resources and activities to young people in need of extra support.

This program includes one-on-one mentorship, peer mediation, conflict resolution, and parental professional developments.

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ONLINE PARENTAL INVOLVEMENT SYSTEM

Positive Striving Online system enables parents, teachers and admins to award and highlight children and teens for positive behavior daily.

We utilize incentives and awards to encourage positive social and emotional behavior in the classroom and at home.

This award winning system creates more productive, caring communities by inspiring participants to focus on intrinsically fulfilling deeds and interactions.

INTEGRATING ACTIVITIES

O.C.O.C. offers institutions a complete database of G.P.P.U. approved vendors ready to provide students with real world activities designed to foster pro-social behavior and social emotional learning.

We’ll work with you to design a package of activities that work specifically for your student population. Activities include offerings in the arts, STEM, fitness and more.

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Our Mission

Our Communities Our Children develops and supports programs that teach children, teenagers, their families and community institutions to identify, explore and develop the characters, talents and skills of children and teenagers.