About the Course

Help cultivate and maintain healthy relationships during your students’ most critical school years! Character PlaybookTM is available in participating NFL team and local United Way markets at no cost to schools.

Why Character PlaybookTM?

Percentage teachers reported instances of bullying at their school in the past month
Percentage social-emotional learning programs significantly improve student academic performance
Percentage parents say that children should be taught about healthy relationships before the age of 13
Character PlaybookTM is an innovative digital learning experience that uses evidence-based strategies to educate students on how to cultivate and maintain healthy relationships during their critical middle school years. The graphic novel style of the course engages students in interactive educational activities that challenge them to better understand their own values and relationships with others. The experience is comprised of six modules that cover key concepts around positive character development, social-emotional learning (SEL), and building healthy relationships. The course will allow students to engage with true-to-life scenarios that include bystander intervention strategies and positive relationship examples. The Character Playbook curriculum was vetted by prominent experts on social-emotional learning and healthy relationship development. Character Playbook is accessible by computer and tablet. The program contains formative assessments and pre- and post-surveys which are used to track knowledge gains and changes in attitudes and behaviors. An implementation team is on hand to assist schools through the onboarding process. The online modules are accompanied by robust offline lesson plans and discussion guides to extend the concepts and drive lasting impact.
Character Playbook covers the following topics:
  • Analyzing Influences
  • Understanding and Managing Emotions
  • Communicating Effectively
  • Resolving Conflicts
  • Stepping In
  • Making Decisions
Grade Level: 6th – 9th Course Time: 6 Modules (20 min. – 30 min. each). Total time 2 – 3 hours. Recommended Class Fit: Social Studies, English, Health, Advisory As a teacher, you will receive:
  • Training resources and available one-on-one assistance
  • Real-time student scores on a personal teacher dashboard
  • Curriculum Guide with a detailed course outline
  • Supplemental lesson plans
  • Alignment guide with your state-specific standards
  • Answer key for all course assessments
  • Discussion guides
Access to the course and all complimentary material is available to you and your school free of charge.   Course Description

Bring Character Playbook to your Community

The Character PlaybookTM program is available to be implemented in many schools across the United States. If you’re interested in bringing the program to your school, please complete the following form and we’ll have a representative reach out to you.

Character PlaybookTM is powered by education technology leader EVERFI, which works across 20,000 K-12 schools in North America and over 1,300 colleges and universities.