CHARACTER COUNTS
   
JANUARY
Generosity
Adaptable
Polite
Helpful
Cheerful

FEBRUARY
Orderliness
Initiative
Orderliness
Patriotism
Fair

MARCH
Forgiveness
Perseverance
Tolerance
Cleanliness
Readiness
Self-discipline

APRIL
Sincerity
Trustworthy
Considerate
Generous
Law-abiding

MAY
Virtue
Courage
Courteous
Goodwill
Friendly

JUNE
Diligence

Optimism
Insight
Sensitive
Appreciative
Imagination

JULY
Punctuality

Compassion
Curiosity
Accepting
Moderation

AUGUST
Patience

Contemplation
Independence
Team Work
Ingenuity

SEPTEMBER
Attentiveness

Loyalty
Punctual
Self-Reliance
Thrifty
Patience

OCTOBER
Obedience

Responsible
Self-control
Brave
Kind

NOVEMBER
Truthfulness

Respectful
Citizenship
Thankful
Truthful

DECEMBER
Gratefulness

Honest
Prompt
Joyful
Peaceful
Sportsman

 

 

 

 









Seven Secrets of Success in Character Education

  1. Make a Clear Commitment on Character Education
  2. Develop and Keep Community Support
  3. Begin with the Character Building Activities Already in Place
  4. Let Staff Who are Already Committed Take the Lead
  5. Develop a Clear, Focused, Consistent Message Based on the Community's Key Guiding Principles
  6. Establish a Three Year Action Plan to Involve and Train All Staff
  7. Keep the Mission and Vision Absolutely Clear to Everyone

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