The goal of any school is to provide students with the tools they need for success. The Discovery Program is the toolbox of our school. It gives us common expectations and language as we go about living, learning, and growing at The Providence School. Discovery is a student-centered, skill-based program designed to teach students positive social skills. the program is delivered by direct instruction, modeling, role-playing, peer and teacher feedback, and experimental activities. It includes a sequential skills curriculum to prepare students in the following areas:
Effective group skills
The main goals of Discovery are:
- To develop a strong sense of community and support systems for all students,
- To teach, practice, and give feedback on specific positive social skills; and
- To reinforce the culture of the classroom/school and insure all students realize what is expected of them and what they can expect from staff.