Supporting Achievements of young Minds

SAM works to improve academic achievement and motivation in middle school students to increase the high school graduation rate in under serviced public schools. We provide, at no cost to the school, tools created by the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education.

The Win/Win Program

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Win/Win: How to Motivate Middle School Students into High School Graduates

Win/Win is in Philadelphia and Trenton Middle Schools for the eighth  year.  Our unique motivational intervention program continues to promote hard work, goal setting and personal success.

The Win/Win Program

Win/Win Program Steps

Our Win/Win program is a three pronged comprehensive motivational program available at no cost to public middle schools in lower-income districts. We combine positive student-teacher communication in conjunction with personal goal setting and incentives. Throughout the school year, students receive personalized handwritten messages from their teachers, accolades on their individual performance, a journal to map their scholastic journey as well as progress updates – all emphasizing that
Effort Pays Off!