ERIC Number: EJ594838
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Publication Date: 1999
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It's Time for Schools to Implement Character Education.
Schaeffer, Esther F.
NASSP Bulletin, v83 n609 p1-8 Oct 1999
The Character Education Partnership, a national coalition, has developed 11 principles to help students internalize desirable societal values. Successful character-education programs require committed school leadership, a common vocabulary, staff development, integration with academics, a focus on respect for others, and service learning. Program results can be dramatic. (9 references) (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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