Taxi Dog Educational Program

Date Reviewed Jul 2017
Resource Type website

Taxi Dog Educational Program focuses on promoting social and emotional competence, resiliency, and school success in children during the early elementary school years (kindergarten through third grade). The program is based on the beloved, long-selling children's book, The Adventures of Taxi Dog published by Penguin Group.

The goals of the Taxi Dog program are to promote: A caring, compassionate, classroom environment, children's social and emotional learning, children's self-regulation, and Learning Readiness.


The components of the Taxi Dog program includes:

  • Video Stories
  • Maxi Hand Puppets (one per student)
  • Storybooks
  • Instructional Videos
  • A Self-Regulation Practice
  • Clear and Flexible lesson plans