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Too Good for Violence

About This Resource

Too Good for Violence (TGFV) is a school-based violence prevention and character education program designed to improve student behavior and minimize aggression. TGFV is designed to help students in kindergarten through 8th grade learn the skills they need to get along peacefully with others. A high school version, called Too Good for Drugs and Violence-High School, is available and contains substance-abuse prevention components

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Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL) Registry
Crime Solutions from National Institute of Justice Registry

Rating: Effective


What Works Clearinghouse Registry

Rating: Positive or Potentially Positive


Cost Information


Who This Resource Is For


  • Behavioral Health
  • Violence Prevention
  • Support Tier: 

  • Not Specified / Any
  • Age Range: 

  • High
  • Language: 

  • English
  • Ethnicity: 

  • African American/Black
  • American Indian/Alaska Native
  • Asian
  • Hispanic/Latino
  • Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander
  • White
  • Community Type: 

  • Not Specified / Any