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digital citizenship and cyber-safety for teens

Facts and figures about cyberbullying

Did you know that one in four kids has been the victim of online bullying more than once? CHARACTER COUNTS! offers workshops to help schools teach students about responsible online behavior.
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CHARACTER COUNTS! School Agendas – Now accepting orders for the 2015-2016 school year

Great for implementing CC! in the classroom and home, these planners (grades K-college) help students get organized and become college- and career-ready. Each includes 48 discussion ideas based on diverse people of character. Get a free sample and custom quote today!
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To help you get started — or update and improve your CC! program — we're offering economical packages that include staff training and a variety of resources. Read more »

2012 Report Card on the Ethics of American Youth

Report Card on the Ethics of American Youth

Results from our survey of over 20,000 high school students are available in two reports: bullying/violence and honesty/integrity.

2012 Report Card on the Ethics of American Youth

Take our surveys on the state of American education

What do you think of the latest trends in education? How do you rate teacher morale and parental involvement? Make your voice heard by participating in a survey. Read more »
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Michael Josephson's What Will Matter blog

for Educational Outcomes

This comprehensive document draws on the latest research and incorporates the essence of Common Core, 21st Century Skills and social/emotional learning, as well as character development.
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