It's not just what do you want to be when
you grow up, it's what do you want to do
to make a difference in the world.
WeRiseUP absolutely sends that message.
- CINDY MARTEN, SUPERINTENDENT OF SAN DIEGO UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT
WeRiseUP is committed to empowering the next generation of leaders. Our educational programs are designed to support teachers and students in addressing the important personal, social, and global challenges we face in the world today.
WeRiseUP FILM & CURRICULUM
WeRiseUP Classroom Edition is designed to inspire and empower students through meaningful inquiries and activities that leave them empowered in their capacity to change their lives, communities, and the world.
WeRiseUP Classroom Edition includes:
55-minute Educational Cut of WeRiseUP & rights to screen the film in an educational setting in perpetuity
Classroom Curriculum based on Common Core & STEM objectives
Facebook Group for WeRiseUP Educators
WeRiseUP Rallies deliver a high-energy message which inspires students to take responsibility for their lives and live up to their greatness. Join thousands of students throughout the country getting inspired to discover their unique gifts and celebrate their differences. WeRiseUp rallies are delivered by Ernie G., a nationally-recognized speaker who has inspired over 500,000 students to reach their full potential. Schools can customize programs to include specific topics including, Diversity & Inclusion, Social & Emotional Learning, or reinforce the core values of your school.
& PRESS EVENT
Hold a WeRiseUP student activation with WeRiseUP filmmakers and special guests. Includes special 60 minute educational cut, curriculum, and teacher support.
IDEAS INTO ACTION
Partner with local companies to sponsor scholarships for your school's Ideas Into Action program. As part of the WeRiseUP curriculum, students identify opportunities in their own community and create a plan to provide solutions that make a difference. Through student competition, winning proposals receive scholarships to fund selected projects. Projects have included solutions addressing gang violence, local homelessness, art community beautification projects and much more.
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TO YOUR SCHOOL
Whether you are a parent, teacher, administrator or community member, you can be the one to bring WeRiseUP to your school. For less than 20 cents per student on average you can sponsor a school with the WeRiseUP Educational Edition & Curriculum where they will have the educational rights for use in perpetuity - and all contributions are tax-deductible. Be the one to inspire the next generation of leaders and make a difference in your community!
WITH YOUR COMPANY
As a company, you can sponsor the WeRiseUP Educational Edition & Curriculum in local schools. In addition, your company can provide scholarships to fund student projects for the Ideas Into Action program. All contributions are tax-deductible. This is a great CSR opportunity to align your brand with a community impact project and to empower young people to rise up to make a difference. Truly a way to do good and do well!