Over the past nine years the Iowa Bankers Association has advocated for good character to hundreds of thousands of Iowans. Beginning with a radio partnership, the IBA has promoted both the Pursuing Victory with Honor sportsmanship campaign and the Iowa
For the past 49 years, 45 spent at Brooklyn, Guernsey, and Malcom High School (BGM), students have counted on Corwin “Corky” Stuart. As aP.E. teacher and coach, Corky reaches nearly every student that passes through BGM. Described as “inspirational,” Corky
Good character plays a fundamental role at Denison elementary schools and it’s apparent everywhere you go. You can expect to be greeted each morning by a student with a smile and a cheery “Good morning”. Character Superheroes lead assemblies and role model exemplary
Did you know that empathetic children share nine habits that they developed? Empathy can be cultivated and we have work to do. Here are the 9 habits of empathetic children.
Use these questions to talk to your kids about character.
Treat others with respect; follow the Golden Rule Be tolerant of differences Use good manners, not bad language Don’t threaten, hit or hurt anyone Be considerate of the feelings of others Deal peacefully with anger, insults and disagreements You don’t
Facing both natural disasters and devastating loss, the communities of Aplington and Parkersburg continually demonstrate good character in the face of adversity. Working together and supporting one another are just two ways the citizens of these two communities make a positive impact on the
Jay Parker has been an advocate and volunteer of The Robert D. and Billie Ray Center for many years. As a long-time employee of Wells Fargo, Jay has committed countless hours supporting The Ray Center’s efforts to positively impact Iowans through character development.
Dewey Doo-It Helps Little Owlie Fly Again by Brahm Wegner and Alan Green Good for grades: K – 5 ISBN-13: 978-0974514314 When Dewey Doo-it’s kite becomes lodged in a tree, the protagonist and his siblings ask renowned flyer Owlie for