August 17, 2016, Washington, DC –Character.org has chosen Joseph Gauld to receive the 2016 Sanford N. McDonnell Award for Lifetime Achievement in Character Education.
Washington, DC (November 28, 2016)—The John Templeton Foundation approved a grant for Character.org to develop a new digital resource based on the research and guidance in the Eleven Principles Sourcebook. The new produce, currently called the “11 Principles eSource,” will be an e-learning tool that includes modules for individuals or group facilitation.
Washington, DC (June 9, 2016) — Character.org President and CEO Becky Sipos’ issued the following statement on the fiscal year 2017 Department of Education budget marked up by the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies Continue reading
Washington, D.C. (May 10, 2016)— Character.org, a non-profit organization that supports the advancement of character development in schools, communities and workplaces across the U.S. and globally, today designated 68 schools and four districts from 15 states as National Schools and Districts of Character for 2016. Continue reading