In Their Own Voice
High school senior Kamren Dejesus shares how passion became one of his character strengths.
Become a National School of Character
Character.org certifies schools and school districts that have implemented the rigorous standards described in our 11 Principles Framework for Schools.
These schools serve as an exemplary model for all schools across the United States and around the world.
What makes a School of Character special? Watch this short video to find out.
Character shapes our children’s destiny, what makes them good people, and gives them the best hope for a brighter tomorrow. Advancing our children’s moral skills is where we must put our energy and resources. It has never been more important to nurture character in young people.
Dr. Michele Borba
Author, Speaker, Parenting Expert
Tools and Resources
Character.org provides valuable tools and resources to help our coaches and players learn the skills to build character. Sports is the perfect petri dish to cultivate character development in our youth.
U.S. Soccer Foundation
Building a More
With the responsibility of having our students’ education in our hands, it is fundamentally necessary to model and instill moral values to our youngsters. This will help us build a world that is compassionate because character determines our destiny in our society.
Evelyn Rodriguez Salcedo
Juan Pablo Duarte Jose Julian Marti School #28
K-12 Model Standards
Character and SEL
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