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Character Education

Definition

Character is the acquisition, internalization, and application of commonly held and time-honored principles which promote optimal personal growth, establish an upright citizenry, and support the common good.

Rationale

Personal growth and character development are the foundation of a successful and independent lifelong learner. Students will develop personal qualities such as self-esteem, self-discipline, integrity, honesty, responsibility, sociability, and personal wellness for healthy living.

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Life Skills Document Page

Sample Activity