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Purposeful Leadership

Guide Students to Navigate Life with Purpose

Our Purposeful Leadership High School Course empowers students to become tomorrow's leaders by uncovering their personal strengths and teaching them how to positively impact the world around them

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Timely, Powerful, and Research-Backed

Our Purposeful Leadership High School course is adapted from coursework created in partnership with the Stanford Flourishing Project, an organization focused on cultivating resilience and well-being in the face of challenge.

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What's Included in the Course?

28 rich, research-backed lessons + supplemental activities, frameworks, and reflectionsPerfect for a semester-long course
Digital facilitation guides and slide decksTeacher materials are easy to use and support those who want to take their students on a deeper, immersive journey
Beautifully designed workbooks for each studentWorkbooks include thought-provoking prompts and exercises that spark self-discovery
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“Wayfinder changed my entire framework of thinking. I've learned to find purpose and meaning on my journey to achieving big goals.”
Ethan Ferraro
Darla Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina Honors College

How Does Purposeful Leadership Compare to
Our Core High School Course?

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Research Proves Wayfinder's Effectiveness

Stanford University researcher Dr. Heather Malin's independent evaluation of Wayfinder demonstrates its profound impact on high school students.


Increase in key measures of purpose


of students experienced stronger measures of Belonging


improvement in Social Awareness and positive social behaviors
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“Wayfinder encouraged me to determine the intrinsic motivators that guide me throughout life.”
Meryem Konjhodzic
School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University

Helping Students Find Their Way

Wayfinder educators and students reflect on their experience with the purpose focused curriculum that supports young people in creating meaningful, fulfilling lives.

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