QUICK ANSWERS TO COMMONLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What Are the Benefits of Taking a Student Development Workshop and What New Skills Will I Have?
• Those who graduate from our Student Development Workshop receive a good base knowledge of ethics in today’s world and the strategies to combat bullying, disrespectful behaviors and many methods for ethical decision making.
• Participants receive the benefits of participating in a small group setting with an expert master trainer providing hands-on learning.
• Participants completing this course will be certified as CHARACTER COUNTS! Champions, authorized to conduct internal in-service training and administer organization-wide CHARACTER COUNTS! implementations to new employees or team members.
• Graduates of the Student Development Workshop would also be advocates who would be certified to publicly speak on behalf of CHARACTER COUNTS! to inform and/or entice encourage other community organizations to be a part of their community team.
• Participants graduating will be taught to weave the strategies learned into their organizational environment to promote a positive community climate and a “culture of kindness”.
• Participants will be taught to have a sense of empowerment for community resilience and Growth Mindset.

What Does Student Development Workshop Certification Mean?
Participants completing this course will be certified as CHARACTER COUNTS! Champions, authorized to conduct internal in-service training and administer organization-wide CHARACTER COUNTS! implementations to new employees or team members. Graduates of the Student Development Workshop would also be advocates trained to publicly speak on behalf of CHARACTER COUNTS! to inform and/or entice other community organizations to be a part of the community team. Certifications allow all internal training and any external information being sought to flow in a more fluid manner.

Who Should Attend a Community Development Workshop?
Any professional who is a part of your organization or community team is a perfect fit for this Student Development Workshop. However, key members should be initially identified as pertinent and important team member participants. Every organization will define this differently; however, having members of management and directorship present is paramount. Also, having members from all elements of your organization is also imperative, as our motto is, “CHARACTER COUNTS! ALL THE TIME, EVERYWHERE!” This is indicative that ALL players are important as CHARACTER COUNTS! team members and should be involved in your CHARACTER COUNTS! initiative. However, it just as important that your organization identify those that will be hardworking, dedicated and positive CHARACTER COUNTS! team players.

Can you customize a Student Development Workshop for my school or community?
Yes, we can customize workshops for your school or communities. Contact us at 515-271-1910 to learn more.