A women in Utah found a unique way to punish her soon-to-be stepdaughter for bullying a classmate.
It’s time to start planning for CHARACTER COUNTS! Week 2013. This year, the celebrations will take place the week of October 20-26. That may seem like a long way off, but when the new school year starts it will be right around the corner. That’s why we’ve already posted the first installment of resources.Full article
This week’s devastating tornado in Oklahoma was the deadliest to strike the U.S. in two years and has left thousands of people homeless. As our thoughts and prayers go out to those affected, we wanted to share some links for anyone interested in donating to the relief efforts
This month’s lesson plans feature some fun activities for celebrating Memorial Day in the classroom.
It’s time to start planning for CHARACTER COUNTS! Week 2013. This year, the celebrations will take place the week of October 20-26. That may seem like a long way off, but when the new school year starts it will be right around the corner. That’s why we’ve already posted the first installment of resources.
I’ve worked as a school counselor and character coach at Westwood-Bales in Friendswood for a dozen years now. Enough years so that my first class of first graders is graduating from high school this month, and that’s prompted a lot of reflective thinking.
Teacher Appreciation Week (May 6-10, 2013) is a time to recognize educators for the crucial role they play in educating and mentoring young people each day and preparing them for life’s challenges.
At CHARACTER COUNTS!, we’re constantly looking for new ways to help instill character in today’s youth and spread our message. One of the most important ways we do that is by making school principals aware of our programs. Principals are the ones who must face the hardest challenges, such as figuring out ways to do more for their school »
While in Alabama to deliver the keynote address to the state’s annual PTA conference, Michael Josephson appeared on Good Day Alabama, a popular TV morning news show. In the interview he discusses the recent teacher cheating scandal in Atlanta and some of the broad trends in youth ethics today.
This month’s featured lesson plan provides a great way to celebrate Earth Day with your students – by making recycled paper.