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Choosing Life Skills - January 1998

Product Description


Living Skills


Life Choices Corporation
1620 East Hillsboro Street P.O. Box 2694
Pasco, WA 99302


The World of Work, Practical Living Skills, Personal Growth and Management, Social Skills: cognitive life skills; preparing to apply for a job; the job search; getting and keeping a job; banks and credit services; consumer education; addiction; communicating in a social world; stress and anger management; thinking for yourself


Written at the fifth-grade level, except for the substance abuse unit, which uses more technical language. A Spanish edition was being planned when this information was obtained.


Print and software: One volume and software title (requires 486 or higher PC with Windows 3.1 or higher) for each of the eleven topics.


Teacher directed; each student has a keypad responder which allows instant feedback.


One-day onsite training session may be purchased; Life Choices Corp. also has a technical support hotline.


Each book title approximately $8.00 per copy
Hardware startup, $7,700 for a 20-student classroom
Software startup, $5,400 for a 20-student classroom

Legal Considerations



Divided into four main units: Thinking, decision making, stress and anger management (three volumes); pre-employment training (three volumes); substance abuse (two volumes); consumer education (three volumes).

Formally evaluated in correctional setting; contact Idaho Department of Corrections, Windham (TX) School District, Bastrop (TX) Community Corrections Center, Project Genesis (Utah) Juvenile Training Facility.

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