Highlights From CHARACTER COUNTS! Week 2012

Schools, organizations, entire communities across the U.S. and countries around the world found wonderful ways to celebrate CHARACTER COUNTS! Week 2012 (October 21-27). Here in California, our CHARACTER COUNTS! staff visited schools across the state every day last week and came back with some great stories that we’d like to share with you:

Character Is Our Super Power!

Are you ready for a CHARACTER COUNTS! Week celebration fit for a super hero? I know we are! Have you picked a theme yet? Ours is: Character Is Our Super Power, and it has us all revved up! What will weaving character into Red Ribbon Week and making it all about healthy choices look like at Westwood-Bales? I’m glad you asked!

Bullying Incident on School Bus Reaches New Low

Across the country it seems people are finally becoming aware that bullying is a very serious problem in our schools. The latest, chilling incident was caught on video last week and has gone viral on YouTube with over 1.3 million page views. In addition, the story has been covered by every major news network. During the video, several students in North Greece, NY […]