Thank goodness for brilliant teens. They nailed it with their 6 tips: (1) Make it about ME; (2) DO, not just memorize; (3) Online nice, but doesn’t help beginners; (4) COACH who cares; (5) RELEVANT practical skills, including interpersonal ones; (6) GROWTH mindset-prepared and able to learn anything. Below are links to proven two proven frameworks that would operationalize these and leave behind the factory model:
http://www.educationviews.org/redesigning-american-high-schools-long-game-short-game/ (pdf version has better formatting)
http://www.educationviews.org/program-handle-crisis-competence/- describes framework from student perspective.