STARS Life Skills Topics

Overarching Goal of the STARS Life Skills Program
Upon graduation from high school, STARS students will have mastered targeted concepts and skills as
aligned with the Social and Emotional Learning Standards as defined by the Illinois State Board of
Education (ISBE). Below is a first look at which Life Skills Topics might be covered.

To learn more about ISBE's Social Emotional Standards, please read an introductory document that can be found on: http://www.isbe.state.il.us/ils/social_emotional/pdf/introduction.pdf

Self-Awareness

Goal 1: 

Develop self-awareness and self-management skills to achieve school and life success.

SOCIAL-AWARENESS

Goal 2: 

Use social-awareness and interpersonal skills to establish and maintain positive relationships.

Decision-Making

Goal 3: 

Demonstrate decision-making skills and responsible behaviors in personal, school, and community contexts.

Introduction

Introduction to Self-Awareness

 

 

 

Introduction to Social-Awareness

 

 

 

Introduction to Decision-Making

 

Communication Skills

 

 

Collaboration Skills

 

 

 

Time Management

Setting Goals

 

 

 

 

Skills, Interests, Options

 

 

Professionalism

 

 

Personal Finance

 

Interview Skills

 

Resume Building

 

 

Self-Awareness Myers Briggs

 

 

 

 

Career Paths

 

 

College Prep

 

Leadership

 

 

Conflict Resolution

 

 

Eating Etiquette

 

Celebration and Evaluation