When is the best time to start ethics and values training? I suppose the obvious-sounding answer is, "Today at the latest!" However, if you are looking to end up with the very most effective ethics and values training, that answer may not really suffice.
The one thing over which we all have control is our reputation. We can be known as reasonable or unreasonable. We can be known as extremely smart or not so smart; but, above all, it is important that we be known as people who keep our word – as people who can be trusted…
The Better Business Bureau Center for Character Ethics is proud to announce the 2013 finalists in its statewide Laws of Life Essay Contest, a unique character-themed writing competition for students in grades 6-12.
Better Business Bureau Serving Central Ohio announced today that entries are now being accepted for the 2013 Torch Awards for Ethics.
BBB Center for Character Ethics' future workforce programming has been designed to increase marketplace trust by providing practical character ethics and ethical habits training for educative serving our future workforce.
Middle and high school students write about what “laws” they believe are important to live by - principles such as courage, perseverance, forgiveness, and honesty. The best student essays from local Laws of Life Essay Contests in a BBB service area compete and are recognized and rewarded at a regional awards ceremony.
An annual awards program that selects and honors high school students who personify high character through leadership, community service, overall personal integrity and academic history.
An exemplary educator is recognized who combines both the pursuit of high teaching competency and high leadership character in their classroom management, pedagogy and relations with their students and peers. They strive to help their students and themselves be their best self and do their best work.
A rigorous self-evaluation and improvement process schools can participate in to receive state and national recognition for high-quality character education programs.
“In Pursuit of Ethics” generates in-depth discussion of ethical issues with group audiences. It offers reenactment of real-life situations where the audience sets the direction of the program by making decisions for the characters. With five different scenarios, “In Pursuit of Ethics” addresses ethical dilemmas that anyone might encounter. It is not another boring speech - it is interactive! All options have consequences…and they aren’t always predictable!
OPCE is a statewide network of schools, community organizations, businesses and educators working together to improve and advance character education in Ohio. Through training, consultation and web resources, OPCE strives to serve the education community with knowledge and training aimed at positive youth character development.
An annual conference for K–16 educators to network and share best practices in character education.
Provides the replicable tools and strategies teachers need to build the character and culture needed for teaching and learning.
A strategic partnership with It's All About Character founder Dr. Mike Thomson allows The Center for Character Ethics to offer training and resources aimed at those who are influencing our future workforce.
Project RGRY is a state-of-the-art 24/7/365 online character education tool that provides coaches, captains, athletes and parents with weekly audio and video podcast messages to reinforce good character ethics both on and off the field of play; designed to make character and integrity the cornerstone of interscholastic sports.
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