Ray Cole is President & Chief Operating Officer of Citadel Communications Company. An Iowa native from Kingsley, Ray attended Briar Cliff College (now Briar Cliff University) where he graduated with honors. While at Briar Cliff, Ray completed an internship at
“Talent sets the floor, character sets the ceiling.” – Bill Belichick As a society, we tend to put far too much emphasis on natural talent. We watch great athletes, or listen to world-class singers and marvel at their gifts, but
At Lynnville-Sully playing and living “above the line” isn’t just a motto, it’s a commitment. Each season, players, managers, and coaches participate in a “signing-day” event, where each member of the team signs an agreement to uphold the high standards
From guest contributor, Dr. Michele Borba Researchers have always recognized the benefits of kids learning to work together to solve their problems. After all, using problem-solving skills is one of the best ways to help kids and teens curb playground
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.