High School

Relevant SEL for Today's High Schoolers

Wayfinder started with an exclusive focus on developing relevant, durable skills for high school students and continues to be an innovator in the space

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Wayfinders Are Better Prepared for Post-Secondary Success


Increase in purpose post-implementation


As socially aware + engaged in their school


More likely to feel confident about their futures

Get to Know Our Products in This Short 4-Minute Video

Learn more about Wayfinder's flexible products and how they can work in a school like yours.

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“Most high school SEL doesn't resonate because it's based off K-8 programs. But our high school students loved Wayfinder because it was designed around the themes and topics that matter most to them.”
Katie Barr
Principal at Maria Carrillo High School

Building Connections and Boosting Confidence in the Classroom

Watch this 2-minute video from our partners at Bronx Envision Academy and see how implementing Wayfinder created a positive impact in their school community.

Wayfinder is Designed for Easy High School Implementation

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Wayfinder Collections

Learning That Fits Your Schools’ Needs

With our curated Collections, schools keep their SEL instruction personalized and relevant by addressing the specific concerns and interests on their campuses,
such as post-secondary paths, financial literacy and social media.

Activity Library

Quick, Fun, Lightweight Activities
Over 1000 activities for use in classes, extracurriculars, and student intervention + support
The perfect solution for quick, no-prep advisory lessons ranging from 2 to 20 miuntes
Hundreds of activities that need zero materials or prep time
Career + post-secondary exploration with Roadtrip Nation

We partner with Roadtrip Nation to get students excited about their futures

Roadtrip Nation provides hundreds of interactive videos to encourage self-discovery and shows students career paths they may have never considered.
Focus on storytelling driven by diverse student-centered vision. Every story and background adds richness to our culture.
Get students excited about their futures. 8 million households reached annually on public TV.
Learn about diverse road trip experiences, project-based courses and career exploration tools.

Core Curriculum

4 Years of Research-Backed Lessons With Little Prep
9th Grade

Students learn to use their character, strengths, and interests to create belonging in their school community and the wider world.

10th Grade

Students reflect on their personal values, motivations, and habits to collaboratively explore what it means to live lives of purpose.

11th Grade

Students develop and utilize leadership skills to learn about and engage with their communities in personally significant ways.

12th Grade

Students prepare for life beyond high school as they explore post-secondary options and hone concrete tools they need to lead meaningful and successful lives.

Assess Impact + Track Student Well-Being:

Ongoing student wellness monitoringView student data at the individual, class, grade, and site level
Pre-and post- assessmentsExamine Wayfinder's impact over the year
Immediate Activity Library SuggestionsSupport timely + effective interventions for students and classes

Teachers and Students Feel Well-Supported by Wayfinder

Hear Ann-Marie Walters, Assistant Principal at Buena Vista High School in Omaha, Nebraska talk about what her school loves about Wayfinder.

Wayfinder Brings Purpose + Meaning to All Parts of Your Day

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Cooperative Lessons, Counseling
Core Classes
English, Health, Human Development
Create a Wayfinder Class
Theory of Knowledge
For IB Schools
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Support + Intervention
Counseling, MTSS, Student Wellness Centers
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College + Career Prep
Career + Leadership Development

The Most Relevant + Flexible
High School SEL Solution

Prepare your students for post-secondary successGive them the tools to know themselves, foster belonging, and a make positive impact
Easily integrate SEL with academicsUse our customizable lessons + flexible implementation options
Improve school community + student well-beingUse our Core Curriculum and Activity Library across the school day, from classrooms to extracurriculars and even staff PD!

Download a sample to see our curriculum in action!

Your sample will include:
High School Lesson
High School Activity
Scope + Sequence
Getting Started Video