Explore the XQ Competency Builders

Our activities help you bring the XQ Competencies into your classroom right away, in any content area or discipline. Plug an activity into your existing curriculum to spark students’ interest and boost learning across academic, cognitive, and social-emotional dimensions. We invite you to try these first few activities—and let us know what you think!

Built on the XQ Competencies

The XQ Competencies break down critical areas of student development into teachable knowledge, skills, and capacities that pave the way to student success in college, career, and life. Our new XQ Competency Builders make it easy to explore the competencies and try them in your classroom.

Practice in Community

Share your experience, get help, provide feedback, and connect with other educators. Our dedicated XQ Competency Facebook Community needs your voice as we continue to evolve and refine our resources.

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