PSHE & Families

Curriculum and family resources to support young people's social emotional literacy (SEL), in and out of school.


Of schools say STEER's strategies have had a positive impact on their students

Product Overview

All educators want to equip young people for life beyond school, be that leaving to go home at the end of the day or leaving school at 18.

STEER PSHE & Families equips young people with social-emotional literacy so they can self-regulate: make the right choice at the right time for the right reason. STEER PSHE & Families guides families with personalised advice to help their child thrive.

What is it

There are 3 parts to PSHE & Families. The Footprints PSHE curriculum for ages 7-14, the Take the Wheel dashboard for ages 15-16, and Family Signposts. Together they enrich family social-emotional literacy and improve student self-regulation.

How it works

STEER’s Footprints curriculum is a pickup and go character based curriculum, enriched with family resources so students and families can learn together. Take the Wheel is an online programme helping students understand their own personal patterns of self-regulation. Family Signposts enables you to build a personalised, practical, and precise resource to advise and support any family.

The benefit

Our resources will equip your teachers to work more proactively with families. Working together, you give the right message and opportunity for each young person so they can thrive – in school, out of school and beyond school.

We focus on the Student

Our PSHE & Families programmes help your students develop and improve resilience, metacognition and self-regulation.

We support Schools

Schools and parents are equally invested in their children’s education – and more than ever since the pandemic. Parents often reach out to school for guidance; they want to work with you!

Equip your teachers with a comprehensive bank of practical family strategies, linked to their child’s steer data, so that parents and teachers can be aligned in their approach.

Research based approach

Two doctoral studies were conducted by STEERs founders to build Footprints Curriculum and Family Signposts as effective programmes to develop young people’s self-regulation, metacognition and emotional resilience.

PSHE & Families in more detail

Footprints Curriculum KS2 PSHE

Teach self-regulation

Take the wheel.Yr 11 tool

Develop student self-awareness

My Journey Student app

Enable young person to build self-efficacy

Family Footprints Activities

Build resilient families


I am so impressed by the pre-emptive aspect of STEER. It is fantastic!

Head of Year

UK school

STEER leads to really quality conversations with pupils about how they are feeling.

Sarah Clancy

Head of Wellbeing, Windlesham House School

We are able to create really sensible, accessible, low level interventions for our staff to use to support our children.

Charlie Palmer

Teacher, Thomas's Battersea, London

We love the Footprints curriculum. The lesson concepts are fantastic and the children always respond animatedly.


Year 12 student

Footprints gave me a language and a foundation for how I relate to people which I use even today.

Head of Year

UK school

STEER has helped to improve the quality of conversations that I am having with tutors and parents.

Emma Taylor

CEO, Dean Close Foundation Schools

I have found STEER particularly helpful in communicating with our families in Hong Kong and mainland China

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