Initiative Description: Spanish translation of Student Success Skills classroom program (a five-lesson program presented in five consecutive weeks for 45 minutes each week followed by three monthly booster lessons delivered by the school counselor with a focus on setting personal goals progress monitoring and success sharing based on five life skills).
Study Results: Resulted in higher reading and math scores.
Reference: Urbina, I., Villares, E., & Mariani, M. (2017). Examining the efficacy of the Spanish cultural translation of the student success skills program to improve academic achievement. Journal of Humanistic Counseling, 56(2), 127-143. doi:10.1002/johc.12048
Level of Evidence: Very Good