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Streamline mental health promotion and literacy planning in your classroom with our sequenced 10-month program to support student mental health

Are you looking for an easy way to incorporate mental health literacy into your classroom? Look no further than the School Mental Health Wayfinder!

This fall School Mental Health Ontario released new grade-by-grade digital program for educators, that includes 10 months of easy-to-use lessons and activities.

Wayfinder: a clear framework for mental health learning and wellness promotion in the classroom

Mental health lessons made easy

You no longer have to search our website for the appropriate resource – we’ve done that work for you! We’ve taken our library of resources and organized them for you in an easy-to-follow digital guide, organized by grade.

You’ll find core mental health lessons linked to HPE curriculum, complementary learning activities, and tools to support and consolidate learning.

An alternative to proprietary programs

If you’ve been looking for a sequenced guide on ways to incorporate mental health learning in your classroom, you’ve probably encountered packaged, proprietary mental health and social-emotional learning programs. Those can be costly and may or may not be ideal for Ontario learners.

Wayfinder features that same kind of learning, but you can have peace of mind knowing that the resources included have met the

SMH-ON standard:

What’s included:

But wait – that’s not all!

When you sign up to receive the Wayfinder resources, you will be automatically added to our mailing list. We’ll send you tips, support, and new classroom resources. You’ll get to hear about some of the other things we’re working on that might help you.

Download your guide today

To get your copy of Wayfinder today, visit