GOAL 1: CHARACTER EDUCATIONStudents will display exemplary character by increasing their personal and social growth.
In addition, all the staff and students will increase their understanding and
appreciation of cultural, social, emotional and economic differences.OVERVIEWCenter Grove strives for all staff and students to increase their capacity to understand and appreciate cultural, social, emotional and economic differences among us all. The purpose of this goal is to help develop model citizens, who embrace diversity and develop sensitivity in their interactions with others.
GOAL PROGRESS CHARACTER EDUCATIONPROGRESS UPDATE
- All schools are focusing on our monthly character traits. Most schools have banners with the character trait of the month, daily announcements sharing information about the monthly trait, and are rewarding students who exhibit these traits.
- Posters with each character trait described are hung throughout our district and community. Some schools are sending home newsletters for parents to reinforce these traits, as well as advertising the trait on their marques in front of their buildings.
- Our district weekly newsletter to staff highlights the trait of the month.
STRATEGY 1.1: COMPLETE STRATEGY 1.2: COMPLETE STRATEGY 1.3: COMPLETEWe will form a committee comprised ofadministrators, teachers and guidancecounselors/student services coordinators.The focus of this group will be to identify, explore and select a character education program or decide to createone themselves.A character education program was implemented August 2017.The Character Education committee met during
the 2017-2019 school year in order to assess, revise andadd to the current activities. They will hand off their work to
Student Service Coordinators and counselors to continue.