Programs that Work
Children Succeeding in School
Students graduating from high school
Age of Child
Middle Childhood (9-12)
Type of Setting
Out of School Time
Type of Service
Type of Outcome Addressed
Cognitive Development / School Performance
Evidence Level (What does this mean?)
Other Reviewed Programs
Twelve Together is a peer support and mentoring program that offers weekly after-school discussion groups led by trained volunteer adult facilitators, as well as homework assistance, college visits, and a weekend retreat. The program targets students at risk for academic failure and seeks to help students stay in school and make academic progress.
The Twelve Together program has not yet been thoroughly reviewed by PPN, but preliminary review suggests it may be effective at improving outcomes for the indicators listed above.
This program is highly regarded by other credible organizations and reviews of the program can be found online at the websites listed below: