About Us
Character.org aims to benefit society through school reform that addresses not only academics, but also social, emotional, and ethical issues. Character.org has the tools, methods, and strategies to empower principals, teachers, counselors, parents and community members to help schools achieve the important goals of character development.

Who We Are
Character.org is a national advocate and leader for the character education movement. Based in Washington, DC, we are a nonprofit, nonpartisan, nonsectarian coalition of organizations and individuals committed to fostering effective character education in our nation’s schools.

We are an umbrella organization for character education, serving as the leading resource for people and organizations that are integrating character education into their schools and communities.

Young people everywhere who are educated, inspired and empowered to be ethical and engaged citizens.

Providing the vision, leadership and resources for schools, families and communities to develop ethical citizens committed to building a just and caring world.

What We Do
Character.org focuses on defining and encouraging effective practices and approaches to quality character education and provides a forum for the exchange of ideas. We offer: