We must all work together to make our communities stronger and build character. Alan Heisterkamp, from Sioux City, serves as an education consultant and researcher with the Waitt Institute for Violence Prevention. He focuses on understanding attitudes and behaviors of
We’re willing to bet no matter what your resolution was, your success will depend on your character.
Eric Toot, principal of Beaver Creek Elementary gets the school and community as involved as possible to promote good character. Are your schools doing the same? In March of 1999, I had the opportunity to interview for a guidance counseling
Think CHARACTER COUNTS! is just for schools? Shelly Johnson has watched students be transformed not only at schools, but in the work environment at the Iowa Hall of Pride. Probably the biggest, most impacting way we implement CHARACTER COUNTS!
Good character in athletics is fairly common, as Lisa Brinkmeyer has begun to notice. Is this because of heavier implementation of character development in schools? Being on staff with the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union, I have the privilege
Let’s look at a few scenarios that get people talking about character during the election process. Maybe they have even happen to you.
What are simple ways to implement the Six Pillars of Character? Linda Kennedy, principal at New Hampton Elementary, shares how much her community values character in everyday life and what her school is doing to show that. When something goes