Overview of Lessons

The goal of Project LEAD is to teach children that the choices they make today can affect their lives forever.

The curriculum focuses on the legal and social consequences of common juvenile crimes. Project LEAD teaches students techniques for resolving conflict and resisting peer pressure. Other lessons promote tolerance and respect for diversity. Additional activities demonstrate the role of education in achieving economic stability. The program concludes with students performing a scripted mock trial.

Detailed lesson plans are available for facilitators only.