Calendar of Events

July 29, 2015 – 8:30-12:00 pm
11 Principles for Principals – Old Bridge High School – Old Bridge, NJ
This empowering half-day workshop will show you how to begin leveraging the 11 Principles of Effective Character Education to improve academics, reduce behavior issues and create a positive learning environment in your school through the foundation of character education. Learn more and register>>

August 11-13, 2015 – 8:30-3:30 pm
11 Principles Trainings in Minnesota
Jara Wilson, a certified 11 Principles trainer, will lead an interactive training focusing on the foundational steps for systemic change, including looking at existing school culture and “hidden curriculum,” establishing shared core values and more. The training includes the 11 Principles Sourcebook, a comprehensive resource designed to aid schools with implementation. Learn more and register>>

August 24, 2015 – 9:00 – 12:00 pm
Strategies for Working with Immigrant Students – Elizabeth, NJ
Eileen Dachnowicz, trainer, and Phil Fusco, state coordinator, will collaborate with representatives from National Schools of Character to discuss strategies for helping immigrant students overcome language and cultural barriers they may encounter.
To sign up contactDr. Philip Fusco,, 518-244-2337

October 16-17, 2015
Join us for’s 2015 National Forum on Character Education: Mapping Success: Linking Smart and Good, in Atlanta, GA. Learn more >>