The Adventures of Hopper book series takes children through easy-to-read and easy-to-understand adventures that teach them about disaster safety and awareness. It lays the foundation for resilience and greater psychological awareness for better outcomes when disaster strikes and therapeutic recovery post event. Based on real-life scenarios, children between the ages of 5-9-years-old will learn about the dangers of hurricanes, floods, fires, tornadoes, earthquakes and many more natural and man-made disasters.
Each book tackles a different disaster, emergency or hazard with age-appropriate material and information on how to be safe. Through this book series, parents will feel more secure knowing that their kids know what to do when disaster strike.
PrepWorld LLC is a New Orleans, Louisiana based company specializing in emergency preparedness training, disaster management consulting, youth trauma informed education and apps, research, game-based learning and technological platforms for next generation thinkers.
PrepBiz educational concept and trauma informed game-based learning app began as a whim of founder and CEO of PrepWorld LLC Kenneth R. Bibbins. Tired of finding faults in existing emergency preparedness educational platforms that addresses youth mental health issues post disaster and games for youth, teens and adults, he decided to do something different.
With his background as a subject matter expert (SME) in emergency preparedness and disasters coupled with his boots on the ground experience during and after Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans, Louisiana in 2005, after several years of research, testing and re-testing various ideas and concepts launched the PrepBiz educational concept and gamification app in 2014.
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