Character in School
School of Character Process For Enhancing School Culture and Achievement
Character Education helps students reach their full capacity and provides them with a foundation for success. Through the program, students grow in qualities such as respect, attentiveness, responsibility, self-control, truthfulness and compassion. In turn they gain self-confidence, improve their relationships, work harder, and behave better.
Why Become a School of Character?
The positive focus:
- assists administrators in establishing and implementing high standards,
- energizes teachers and provide them with tools for building character,
- brings out the best in students by building on their strengths,
- has a positive effect on behavior and achievement.
Read more about the commitments of a School of Character
FREE Educator Bulletin and Activity Pages
Each month, the Character Council provides a free email bulletin for educators with methods and creative activities for integrating the character quality of the month into school curriculum. Click here to be added to the list. Click here to see all of the qualities and their FREE resources.
Professional Development for Educators
The Character Council offers workshops for teachers of all grades.
The “Success through Integrity” seminar on personal character development helps educators become excellent role models for their students. Through a series of engaging exercises, teachers and administrators identify their natural strengths and opportunities for growth.
The “Creating Classrooms of Character” seminar is designed to improve classroom management skills and establish a community of learners. Participants learn best practices for enhancing culture in the entire school and in each individual classroom.