The World Leader in Academic Resilience

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WhyTry programs offer tools and training to help you make a difference.

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Our Programs

The WhyTry Program
For 16 years, the WhyTry Program has been using SEL to help struggling students make positive life changes.

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Resilience for Youth
This new program provides strategies to help all students develop lifelong resilience.

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Why Resilience?

Why Resilience?

There has never been a greater need to foster school environments that allow teachers and students to thrive. Studies have shown that students who score higher on resilience measures have improved social skills, higher grades, a greater love of learning, and better decision-making skills.

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The

3 Pillars of Whytry

Relationship

Relationship

The key to motivation and change does not lie in interventions alone, but in the relationship established with students.

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Relevance

Relevance

Multisensory learning helps students grasp the purpose, meaning, and application of the things they’re being taught.

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Resilience

Resilience

The first two pillars help students harness the third -- resilience -- and learn to see their challenges differently.

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WhyTry Programs Provide Solutions For

WHYTRY PROGRAMS PROVIDE SOLUTIONS FOR

ENHANCING STUDENT RESILIENCE

Grit. Fortitude. Determination. We call it resilience. The good news is that it can be taught, affecting countless educational and behavioral outcomes. WhyTry programs have helped over 2 million youth in 18,000 organizations learn to thrive in both school and in life. Our programs use visual analogies and a multisensory learning approach to teach vital social and emotional skills. 

WhyTry has been proven to help youth:

  • Improve academic progress in all areas
  • Improve motivation and resilience
  • Experience fewer emotional problems, attention problems, and rule-breaking behaviors
  • Demonstrate more internal control
  • Increase GPA
  • Significantly reduce fighting/aggressive behavior

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TRAINING/EVENTS
Academic Challenges
About Resilience Breakthrough
TRY IT FREE
Motivating Students
About the WhyTry PRogram
RELEVANCE
Improving Behavior
SEL

 

  • “WhyTry is not just a program; it’s the next generation of brief, solution-focused, media-enhanced CBT interventions that can truly meet the social/emotional needs of your students… It’s useful for special ed teachers, general ed teachers, and administrators.” –Dr. Loren Dittmar, Counselor, Glynn Academy, Georgia
  • I can’t find any more words to convey how much I believe in the work you are doing and how grateful I am as an educator that you exist as a resource. You are a shining light." -Mei Campanella, Director of Post-Secondary Success, Maya Angelou Public Charter Schools, Washington, DC
 

Resilience in Education Matters.

Get in touch with WHYTRY

WhyTry Office

5455 N RIVER RUN DR.
PROVO, UT 84604, USA

Hours

Monday - Friday +
8 AM - 5 PM MDT

Call Us

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866-949-8791
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801-437-3222
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info@whytry.org