U R Awesome

Our Kindness Coaching Leadership programs are highly interactive workshops where we train educators and students how to increase kindness, collaboration, and engagement in their schools.

U R Awesome

Our Kindness Coaching Leadership programs are highly interactive workshops where we train educators and students how to increase kindness, collaboration, and engagement in their schools.

U R Awesome

Our Kindness Coaching Leadership programs are highly interactive workshops where we train educators and students how to increase kindness, collaboration, and engagement in their schools.

U R Awesome

Our Kindness Coaching Leadership programs are highly interactive workshops where we train educators and students how to increase kindness, collaboration, and engagement in their schools.

U R Awesome

Our Kindness Coaching Leadership programs are highly interactive workshops where we train educators and students how to increase kindness, collaboration, and engagement in their schools.

About Us

We are a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit working to improve the lives of everyone we encounter, by helping them embrace their worthiness and limitless potential to do good in our world. Born from the humble cause of giving simple kind acts such as free hugs, we continue to change lives with kindness and strive to make a positive impact on even larger scales.

Our Impact

From creating U R Awesome Shirts to coordinating relief drives and performing kind acts across North America we’ve consistently done everything in our power to make the world a kinder place. Currently we are sharing our interactive learning model in schools, coaching people of all ages to Lead with Kindness and giving them the support they need to succeed. To date, we’ve empowered over 20,000 youth and adults through our programs.

Ways You Can Help

1. Perform at least one kind act today that reminds someone else they are awesome.
2. Help us bring our Social Emotional Leadership Workshops to schools across the country, by
sharing our website with other educators or hosting a training yourself.
3. Donate to help us provide our amazing Leadership Workshop to low-income schools free of charge.

Let’s Create A Lasting Impact Through:

Social Emotional Educator Leadership Workshops

Educator Workshops

In this Social Emotional Learning workshop, we coach 30 educators on redefining their role as leaders to better achieve high levels of success in the ever-changing educational realm.


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Agree our workshop has helped them increase their effectiveness as educators.

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This was the best workshop I’ve attended [ in a while ]! Practical activities that create community, provide space for bonding, and promote change in the classroom.”

– Jeremy B.
Hillsboro School District,
Beginning Teacher Mentor

Social Emotional Student Leadership Workshops

In this asset building workshop, we coach students on using interactive Social Emotional Learning activities to effectively lead their clubs/groups in inclusive ways that help retain members and develop their leadership skills as well.


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Agree our workshop helped increase their leadership skills.


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Do it! You’ll learn more about yourself and others in an hour than you would spending thousands of dollars on research.”

– Andrew W.
University of Oregon, Senior

Check out these two amazing TED Talks from our Founder and Lead Kindness Coach

12/26/2011

Mr. U R Awesome sharing the ABCs of Awesomeness at the 2011 TEDx Cushman.

11/8/2012

Mr. U R Awesome shares his life’s journey and philosophy through this “Succeeding With Kindness” TEDx Talk.

Plus Our Programs Connect To The Common Core!

Asset Building Activities

Encompasses self-efficacy, identifying and recognizing emotions, self-management, self-motivation, discipline, goal setting, and organizational skills. These skills connect to Common Core Standard CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.W.5 Develop and strengthen writing as needed by planning, revising, editing, rewriting, or trying a new approach.

Thought-Provoking Group Reflections

Emphasizes responsible decision-making, problem identification and problem solving, evaluation and reflection, as well as personal, social, and ethical responsibility. These skills connect to Common Core Standard CCSS.Math.Practice.MP1 Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them.

Collaborating with Kindness

Focuses on relationship building, communication, social engagement, working cooperatively, negotiation, conflict management, and help seeking. These skills connect to Common Core Standard CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.SL.1: Preparing students to effectively participate in a range of conversations and collaborations with diverse partners, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly and persuasively.

For Educators

We greatly appreciate all of your hard work and are here to make reaching your academic goals a little easier. Our tools/strategies will help you bring a boost of engagement into your schools/classrooms to foster higher levels of collaboration and kindness among students, which translates into more on task behavior and more learning.

For Students

Since you are the leaders of our future, we’re excited to help you further develop your skills so you can create the awesome life you desire and lead others in making the world a kinder place.

For Parents

Thanks for playing such a major role in raising your awesome son/daughter! You’ve already planted their seeds of greatness and we’re here to help them nurture those seeds so they can achieve even more success at school and in the real world.

Let's Empower Others to Reach New Heights!

Your contribution will help bring our AWESOME programs to low-income schools across the country.

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