Featured Workshops and Events
2014 National Forum on Character Education

Gather with representatives from around the world at our third International Summit. After the Forum, stay to dive deeper and learn more about how you can Transform Your School Culture at our 11 Principles Foundational Training.

Pre-Forum Events
International Summit III
Thursday, October 30, 1pm-4pm

Join key international and domestic thought leaders in this groundbreaking summit as we discuss emerging practices and possibilities for the future. You’ll engage with presenters from around the world and their best practices for character education.

Smithsonian Portrait Gallery Workshop
Thursday, October 30, 1pm – 4pm
The National Portrait Gallery will inspire you to learn about the men and women who have made significant contributions to the history, development, and culture of the United States. This workshop will include interactive tours of a selected exhibition, hands-on components, and take-away resources that provide teachers with innovative ideas and techniques they can adapt for classroom use. All programs take place in the National Portrait Gallery’s Education Center.


Forum AttendeesPost Forum Event
Transforming Your School Culture: 11 Principles Training
CEP’s 11 Principles of Effective Character Education Training
Sunday, November 2, 8:30am-3:30pm
Build upon the renewed energy you gain from the Forum by joining this foundational training. Bring this framework back to your school, and take the next steps toward becoming a school of character: one where students are the best they can be, and do the best they can do.