Stand Strong • Stay Safe is aligned with the New Health TEKS, adopted by the Texas State Board of Education in 2020. These links will open as PDF’s in your browser. Early Childhood is aligned to Kindergarten and Grade 1, Lower Elementary is aligned to Grades 2 and 3, and Upper Elementary is aligned to Grades 4 and 5. This information is meant to be a resource to teachers and administrators. Stand Strong • Stay Safe may be used as part of a comprehensive TEKS-aligned Health Curriculum. It does not cover every mental health standard in its entirety for each grade level.