Inspiring Character Newsletter

Browse the latest articles and links


June 25, 2020

Jordan Fuller explains how golf
can help develop character in
young people.

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Dr. Arthur Schwartz talks with Dara Feldman from Virtues Matter about her virtues app.

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Intern Roxanna Pasquier shares her perspective as a student on what character means in practice.

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June 11, 2020

On June 1, Character.org announced 246 Promising Practices for 2020 that work to create stronger communities. 

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Rockaway Township Superintendent 
Dr. Peter Turnamian congratulates the 2020 Promising Practice recipients.

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Dr. Arthur Schwartz highlights the some of the incredible work taking place with this year's Promising Practices.

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Curious what makes a Promising Practice? We've curated a few examples from the 2020 cohort.

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May 19, 2020

On May 15, Character.org announced that 84 schools and 7 school districts have been certified as 2020 National Schools of Character.

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Principal Jenifer Rayne congratulates the 2020 Schools of Character. Her school became a SOC
in 2009.

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Dr. Arthur Schwartz and Lori Soifer write about the Schools of Character in an article published in the educational website The 74.

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Dr. Arthur Schwartz welcomes
the 2020 Schools of Character to
our Character.org family. 
Teaser alert: He shares the top #10
core values mentioned in
their applications.

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