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This following ranking is by internet web frequency. And nationally, it appears that there are more connections to, affiliates of, and unitilizations of the Character Counts organization than any other single entity. This ranked list of 264 (383 Alpha List) web sites on character was pulled on 7-29-04 from an initial search that resulted in 1,800+ hits by the following search engines: AOL Search, HotBot, Netscape Netcenter, MSN Web Search, CompuServe, Yahoo!, Lycos, Open Directory Project, WiseNut. A Google search turned up over 29,200,000 hits on character with at the top. From the 1,800, several categories of sites were culled, including sites for fiction writing characters, font characters, movie and play characters, and the like. The search was accomplished using Copernic’s search engine crawler. Interestingly, on other Google searches on July 30, 2004 at 12:30 AM, God got 57,800,000 hits with top site at, Jesus 23,200,000 at, money 121,000,000 at, and sports 162,000,000 at so “character” is in between God and Jesus in popularity, and all three are not as popular as they all should be.


264 Ranked Character Sites –
Not wholly the same as Alpha List

383 Alpha List
Not the same as Ranked List

1.                  Character Counts National Office - Character Education Resources: a nonprofit, nonpartisan, nonsectarian character education framework that teaches the Six Pillars of Character: Trustworthiness, Respect, Responsibility, Fairness, Caring, Citizenship. - 95%

2.         provides resources, information, teaching guides, and lesson plans for those interested in teaching character education, with a section for coaches and advice. - 94%

3.                  Keirsey Temperament and Character Theory: Keirsey Character Sorter, information about personality, character, temperament, mating, leading, love. - 94%

4.                  Character Education Partnership (CEP): a nonpartisan coalition of organizations and individuals dedicated to developing moral character and civic virtue. - 94%

5.                  Character Education: Programs train educators and students to manage aggressive behaviors, build self-esteem, resolve conflicts, encourage diversity tolerance, practice core values, and promote character education. - 93%

6.                  Character Education at the Center for the Advancement of Ethics and Character: a decade of helping teachers, administrators, and parents build good character in today’s youth. Character education is not merely a trend or the school's latest fad. - 93%

7.                  Character Education Resources: by Midge Frazel and ASCD Tutorial. - 93%

8.                  Character Education Network: For students, teachers, schools and communities to facilitate character education. This site is dedicated to providing quality, ready-to-use curriculum, activities and resources that integrate with and enhance the classroom experience. - 93%

9.                  USOE Character Education: Utah State Office of Education Character Education Homepage! Character development is the other broad goal of education, along with academic development. - 93%

10.              Character Above All: An Exploration of Presidential Leadership. - 92%

11.              CharacterEd: teaching character qualities reviewed by Polk School District believes that Character Education is a continuous process. - 92%

12.              National Character Education Center: Gene Bedley CEO, Discipline and the Difficult Child Seminar for Teachers. - 92%

13.              Character Counts - Chaves County, NM: - 91%

14.              Character Development Group: leaders in character education across the country, educators can play a vital role. Dr. Philip Fitch Vincent, Director of the Character Development Group, brings more than 20 years of experience. -           90%

15.              Character First: Character Training Institute provides character-based training for businesses, schools, families, and communities. - 90%

16.              John Templeton Foundation: College and Character: Initiative is to encourage colleges and universities to do as much as they can to reinforce the positive values instilled by parents. - 90%

17.              Quotes on Character: Character is like a tree and reputation like its shadow. - 90%

18.              Catholic Encyclopedia: Character: Visit New Advent for the Summa Theologica, Church Fathers, Catholic Encyclopedia and more. In general we may say that character is the expression of the personality of a human being… - 89%

19.              Character Education - Teaching Kids to Care: is about celebrating what’s right with young people while enabling them to develop knowledge and life skills for enhancing ethical and responsible behavior. Growing Responsible, Respectful Children. Quotes of the Month. - 89%

20.              CTI Business Ethics Training: for Character Training Inc., rooted in principles of character and respect. - 89%

21.              Moral Character: questions about moral character have recently come to occupy a central place in philosophical discussion. - 89%

22.              Character Above All: Character Quotes: From Various Sources, former Presidents of the United States, etc. - 88%

23.              Character Builders, Inc.: specializes in traditional animation for feature films, television, and commercials. - 88%

24.              Character Education and Development: Ethics Centers around the World International Consulting International Training Corporate Capabilities Resources. - 88%

25.              CollegeValues.Org: includes two major resources designed to encourage discussion, research, and educational strategies on character development in college. - 88%

26.              Project Gutenberg Edition of Character: by Samuel Smiles. Project Gutenberg Release #2541 (March 2001). -           88%

27.              Ralph Waldo Emerson's Character: - 88%

28.              What a Character! - 88%

29.              Center for Character Development: As a teacher, Character Counts will give my kids a great foundation. - 87%

30.              Character Building Workshop – Writers’ Village University: people will never be the same, an independent study of your characters using these online questionnaires. - 87%

31.              Character: new thoughts on character, self disclipine, and finding happiness and fullfillment in life. Good character can not be acquired overnight, may take years, but mostly it takes constant improvement of our way of life. - 86%

32.              Character Education: A Character Building Education Resource for Schools, Families, and Communities. - 86%

33.              Character Quotes: a larger collection of Wisdom Quotes to challenge and inspire. - 86%

34.              Mendelson Center for Sport, Character, and Community: a nonprofit organization devoted to building character and community through sports. Utilizing research, educational programs, consulting, and networking. - 86%

35.              Character Building Company: Character Classics, ABC’s of Character, School Supplements. - 85%

36.              Character Education Theme: Lesson Plans, Thematic Units, Printables, Worksheets, and More from A to Z Teacher Stuff. - 85%

37.              Jefferson Center for Character Education: a national, non-profit, non-sectarian organization founded in 1963 which addresses the need to teach character education in both public and private schools. - 85%

38.              Character – 1911 Encyclopedia: a distinctive mark (spelt caracter), from the latter usage a character becomes almost identical with reputation… - 84%

39.              Character from Jesus is gentle, not loud and quarrelsome, and has inner harmony. Blessings come through godly character in spite of the persecution that having it brings. - 84%

40.              Character & Ethics Division: provides a variety of tools. - 84%

41.              Character Building for Families: character building study for entire family, written by home school mother. - 84%

42.              Character Education Resources: web sites listed below were gathered to help support Utah's Character Education - 84%

43.              Character Pro for Writers 2.0: creative writing tool designed to help writers create great story characters. Newsletter available. - 84%

44.              Charter Schools & Character Education: Eugenics Internationale. Behind the Conservative Curtain: Pseudo Grassroots Organizations Front. - 84%

45.              Joseph & Edna Josephson Institute of Ethics: public-benefit, nonprofit membership organization founded by Michael Josephson in honor of his parents to improve the ethical quality of society by advocating principled reasoning and ethical decision making. Since 1987, over 100,000 including legislators and mayors, high-ranking public executives, congressional staff, editors and reporters, senior corporate and nonprofit executives, judges and lawyers, and military and police officers. 9841 Airport Blvd., #300, Los Angeles, CA  90045, (310) 846-4800; ~ origin of - 84%

46.              Quotes to Inspire Character: - 84%

47.              Character: definition of the literary term character. - 83%

48.              Character Counts: training for law enforcement agencies and businesses. -           83%

49.              Character First: character based training, resources. - 83%

50.              Eleven Principles of Effective Character Education: Character Education Partnership 1025 Connecticut Avenue NW, Suite 1011 Washington, DC 20036 (800) 988-8081.  - 83%

51.              Center for Character Development: - 82%

52.              Character Education Resources: a provider of character education resources to educators across the country. - 82%

53.              Character TN: message was created to remind us that it is easy to do the right thing when someone is looking. - 82%

54.              Institute for Character Development at Drake University: Denis Waitley Institute for Character Development 2419 University Ave. Des Moines, IA 50311. - 82%

55.              John Templeton Foundation: College and Character: Character Development profiles 405 exemplary college programs in ten categories that inspire students to lead. - 82%

56.              Character: Definition of character ... moral or ethical quality. - 81%

57.              International Center for Character Education: values, ethics, citizenship ICCE invites you to join us in our character education initiatives. - 81%

58.              Character Education Webquest: teaching the importance of Character Education. Designed by Lori Hoffman and Tera Hollfelder. Education.htm - 81%

59.              Character First - 49 Character Qualities: Character is the stable and distinctive qualities built into an individual's life which determine his or her response regardless of circumstances. - 81%

60.              Character Education: Background and Context for Character Education. Is Character Education the Answer? - 81%

61.     my book “Inner Medicine” contains new discoveries about character, the virtues and vices. Are you ready for a breakthrough? - 81%

62.              Character Education & Civic Engagement Technical Assistance Center: CETAC sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education. - 81%

63.              Character Education: Center for the Prevention of School Violence, Lessons from NC Character Education Partnership, Kenan Institute for Ethics.  - 80%

64.              Character: New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, 3rd Ed.: - 80%

65.              Critical Concepts: Character, Characterization: a rather dense discussion. The word “character” derives from the Greek verb charassein - 80%

66.              Character 80%

67.              Hurt-Free Schools = Character Education: Character Education and Social Skills training in the schools. - 80%

68.              Temperament Sorter Registration: #1 online personality assessment PhD designed for career and personal development. - 80%

69.              Character Development at USNA: to integrate the moral, ethical, and character development of midshipmen across every aspect of the Naval Academy experience. - 80%

70.              YAOHÚSHUA – Character Traits: What does 'character' mean? Character is the main seat of one's morality. Character is the inner person of everyone. - 80%

71.              Character: quotes for character. “One’s best success comes after their greatest disappointments”—Henry Ward Beecher; “Repetition does not transform a lie into a truth”—Franklin D. Roosevelt. - 79%

72.              Character Above All: Presidential Links: - 79%

73.              Character Education Lesson Plans: to North Carolina’s public schools and North Carolina Character Education Partnership. - 79%

74.              David L. Ahrens – Character: The Naval Officers Manual. All Officers of the United States Navy and the Marine Corps. By Rear Admiral Harley Cope. July, 1951. - 79%

75.              Character Education: Teaching guides for character education, grades K-5. - 79%

76.              Muslim Character: by Muhammad Al-Ghazali, Perfection of Morals ... purpose was nothing else but to strengthen the moral character of the people. - 79%

77.              Character of a Methodist by John Wesley: distinguishing marks of a Methodist are not his opinions of any sort. - 79%

78.              University of Illinois Extension - Character Education: - 79%

79.              All Things William: if we can implant in our people the Christian virtues which we sum up in the word character ... - 78%

80.              Center for the 4th and 5th R's: regional, state, and national resource in character education. - 78%

81.              Character Counts of Martin County: United Way of Martin County, Character Counts. - 78%

82.              Character, Aristotle @ Theatre w/Anatoly: Character Study is usually a semester long class. - 78%

83.              Character: American Heritage Dictionary: - 78%

84.              Educational Psychology Interactive: Moral and Character: development of one's character, dealing with concerns of direction and quality of life. - 78%

85.              MotivationalQuotes.Com: to start with the most inside part of self - with your paradigms, your character, and your motives.  - 78%

86.              Character Education for Preschool and Kindergarten Children: by the LSU AgCenter for preschooland kindergarten children and their parents. - 77%

87.              Quotes to Inspire: quote library is to collect and organize insightful or provocative thoughts related to character and ethics. - 77%

88.              Ancient History Sourcebook: Polybius (c.200-after 118 BCE): Character of Hannibal: - 76%

89.              Character Education: Abstinence is saying yes to the rest of your life, Statistics Abstinence Character Links. - 76%

90.              Character Education Programme of New Zealand (CEPNZ): - 76%

91.              Character Quotes: by famous people about love, life, politics, money and all else important. - 76%

92.     until the mid-20th century, the cultivation of character and virtue was the virtually universal… - 76%

93.              Educational Psychology Interactive: Moral and Character Development: Author: W. Huitt First written: 1991; Revised: 1994-2000, Character Is Who You Are by Reginald Ferguson. - 76%

94.              Shamaa-il Tirmidhi - Virtues and Noble Character of The Prophet:
 compiled by the Late Hazrat Sheikh-ul Hadeeth Maulana Muhammad Zakaria (R.A.), a collation of all the attributes and mannerisms of the Holy Prophet. - 76%

95.              Alliance for Character in Education: - 76%

96.              Nebraska Character Counts: a project of the Josephson Institute of Ethics. - 75%

97.              Spiritwalk Quotations: Character: Dedicated to Personal Growth and Spiritual Development with Quotations. - 75%

98.              Funderstanding - Character Education: method revolves around developing “good character” in students by practicing and teaching. - 74%

99.              Making Ethical Decisions -- the Six Pillars of Character: Josephson Institute of Ethics Resources. - 74%

100.          Cambridge Dictionaries Online – Character: - 73%

101.          Character Education for Children through Principles and Values: Extensive resources for character education and teaching children values with accelerated learning techniques. - 73%

102.          Character Education Theme: Character Education Visit Network Sites, A to Z Teacher Stuff Store. - 73%

103.          Character Sheets: character sheets are at other sites, and have merely linked to them. All the official ones are available from the White Wolf website character sheet page. - 73%

104.          Dictionary.Com – Character: by Houghton Mifflin Company. - 73%

105.          Grace & Truth Books for Men, Women and Children: Christian book store that specializes in books for family and character building books for children. - 73%

106.          Teaching Ideas on Character Education: - 73%

107. Champions of Character: by NAIA Special Presenter Bruce Brown from Proactive Coaching. - 73%

108.          Character - Definition by Webster Dictionary: Char´ac`ter, n. 1. A distinctive mark; a letter, figure, or symbol… - 72%

109.          Character - Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia: in general, a character is a distinctive significant mark or feature. - 72%

110.          Journal of College and Character: - 72%

111.          National Character Counts Week, 2002: by the President of the United States of America, a Proclamation. - 72%

112.          Classics in the History of Psychology -- Galton (1865): I will then enter into some of the considerations which my views on hereditary talent and character naturally suggest. - 71%

113.          US Presidents, History Project - Character in Time: Each of these one-act plays seeks to capture the character, the person in his place and time. - 71%

114.          Character Building: character is what you are in the dark.... When we recognize something familiar about a character in a book we are reading, something that we can identify... - 70%

115.          Golden Rule Character Building Products: The Conscience Game and GoRu's Golden Ruler: Award winning Golden Rule products for character and moral development at home and at school. No more lectures, but interactive fun as children build the foundation to make real life choices. - 70%

116.          Michigan 4-H Youth Development: Character Education: programs, events and learning materials for youth, volunteers, families, educators and 4-H alumni. - 70%

117.          Partnerships in Character Education Project Program: Technical Support • File Viewers Recursos en español, Funding Status Eligibility Laws, Regs, & Guidance Applicant. - 70%

118.          Power of Having Good Character: one of the 5 Powers of a Champion. It means to act in a manner that is honorable, courageous, compassionate and ethical. - 70%

119.          Bible Tract Character List: - 69%

120.          Character Counts of Martin County: - 69%

121.          Character Education - International Center for Character Education: latest in Character Education news, discuss issues, and receive conference information. Doctoral Degree specialization in Character Education. - 69%

122.          Education World Curriculum: One Character Education Program: education curricula and established programs. - 69%

123.          Management Development Associates: - 69%

124.          Matters of Christian Character: takes a strong stand for biblical virtues. Character counts. - 69%

125.          Revolutionary Ideals: card game for download and character profiles. - 69%

126.          Bonner Center For Character Education: - 67%

127.          KSU Center for Leadership, Ethics and Character - 67%

128.          Literature -- Creating Character: Memorable characters come alive for us while we read. They live on the page and in our hearts and minds. We cannot forget them. - 67%

129.          Character Development Group, Leaders in Character Education: by Gene Bavis Wayne Central School District Ontario Center, NY. - 66%

130.          Character Education for Preschool and Kindergarten Children: LSU AgCenter Character Critters program. Character or moral education has been identified as a key need for our citizens in America. - 66%

131.          Lifeskills Training Center: highest known character values, and the highest known behavior lifeskills; We suggest that schools teach character as Positive Psychology by Seligman. - 66%

132.          Orangeburg County, Community of Character: “The great hope of our society is individual character.” … “Fads come and go; wisdom and character go on forever.” - 66%

133.          Spalding University - Diverse Community of Learners: Character. Recent national studies suggest that the vast majority of Americans share a common set of core values: honesty, self-control, perseverance, respect, compassions and service to those less fortunate. - 66%

134.          Yahoo! Directory Character Education: - 65%

135.          Character Requirements: Penal Clearance Certificates: required to be of good character … to determine whether you are … - 64%

136.          WiseSkills Character Education Program: K-12 character education program is a teacher-friendly and interdisciplinary way to build the character of young people. - 64%

137.          Books About Character Education: Josephson Institute of Ethics. - 63%

138.          Character and Social Process: Erich Fromm (1942), character and social process. - 63%

139.          Character Education: for Secondary Students, info continually added. - 63%

140.          Parents and Community in Character Education: - 63%

141.          National Center for Youth Issues: Over the past 22 years. - 63%

142.          Pennsylvania Alliance for Character Education: PACE. - 63%

143.          Australian Immigration Fact Sheet - Immigration Character Requirement: person is found not to be of good character… - 62%

144.          Cambridge Dictionaries - Cambridge University Press: - 62%

145.          Character Education: National 4-H & AZ State Department of Education. - 62%

146.          Thomas Jefferson and the Character Issue: The Atlantic Monthly; November 1992. - 62%

147.          Character Education Lesson Plans by FreeWay-America's Premiere: non-profit organization that provides character education lesson plans, and other drug and violence prevention programs and education to schools. - 61%

148.          Characteristics and Behaviors of the Gifted: “The truly creative mind in any field is no more than this: A human creature born abnormally, inhumanly sensitive. To him... a touch ...” - 61%

149.          Social Studies Development Center: by Evelyn Holt Otten, reality in many schools with a character education program. - 61%

150.          Education World: Is Character Education the Answer? As incidents ... children. - 60%

151.          Essentials For Life - Character and Leadership Training for Business, Schools and Family based in Colorado: based in Denver, Colorado. - 60%

152.          Teen Aid - Abstinence and Character Education: to promote character and abstinence-until-marriage by connecting children to their parents and teaching life skills. - 59%

153.          Astrology to Indicate Character: - 58%

154.          Character Education: dealing with character education, civic education, and living a life of integrity. - 58%

155. revolutionary character development, this is the first site concerned with the new Science of Virtue. - 58%

156.          Character Archive Network: once you've proven to be an active member of CAN, post reviews, bios, and even news. - 57%

157.          BGCA - Character & Leadership: Boys & Girls Clubs of America. - 57%

158.          Character Concepts: focus is to re-introduce families to the character qualities that will help them achieve. - 57%

159.          Character Counts MidShore: Maryland, working to infuse strong character development ideals into the everyday ... Character Counts. - 57%

160.          Character Development Foundation: Providing accreditation for teachers who have comprehensive character-building classrooms and wishing to measure the comprehensiveness of their character-building strategies. - 57%

161.          Character Education: California University Character Education Institute opened in January 1995, in response to a report from the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. - 57%

162.          Character Education, Child Behavior, Child Discipline and Behavior Management: become the parent or teacher you always wanted to be ... a positive, proactive communicator with building self-esteem and character education as your goals. - 57%

163.          Cobb County School District: Character Education program is to integrate good character traits into the total school. - 57%

164.          Daily Character Builders: character building principles for elementary and middle school students. Sixteen character traits are presented in a ready-to-use format for teachers. - 57%

165.          Character Building Stories: to be a resource for parents, teachers, and youth leaders who would like to help build positive character traits in their children. - 56%

166.          Character Training for Global Citizenship: Encourage an understanding of others, a sense of responsibility, empathy and readiness to cooperate. - 56%

167.          Partnerships in Character Education Pilot Project: help states work with school districts to develop curriculum materials, provide teacher training, involve parents in character education and integrate character education into. - 55%

168.          Character Building Thought Power: Is habit-forming, character-building, a matter of mere chance, or have we it within our own control? - 55%

169.          Character Education: Empowering America's Youth : A curriculum unit developed by on the assumption that the character traits listed are accepted values. - 55%

170.          Character of Aristophanes: brief examination of the private character of the Greek dramatist Aristophanes. - 54%

171.          Character Ed. Links: always looking for new resources, by Gene Bavis. - 53%

172.          Character Education Connections Lessons: Back to CHARACTERplus™. - 53%

173.          Kossor Education Newsletter Systematic Destruction of Character: is a basic core belief that undergirds all of the education “restructuring” efforts currently… - 53%

174.          Lack of Character Education is Increasingly Apparent: From the Whitehouse, to corporate offices. - 53%

175.          Learning for Life: develop social and life skills, assists in character development, and helps them formulate positive personal values. - 53%

176.          Character Strengths and Virtues: A Handbook and Classification: Christopher Peterson and Martin E. P. Seligman, hardback, 816 pages, March 2004, in stock, Oxford University Press. - 53%

177.          Character Workshop -- Designing A Life: I've designed this little workshop to help you sneak up on character development … isn't a complete character checklist. - 53%

178.          Catholic Encyclopedia: Character of Jesus Christ: It may be said that the strength of Christ's character gives rise to another quality … - 51%

179.          Character Education: Problem solving, decision making, and conflict resolution are important parts of developing moral character. - 51%

180.          Character Education: General Resources. - 51%

181.          Character Education Lessons: web-based character education activities featuring captivating stories, hot quotes, lesson plans, intercom insights, articles, and resources. - 51%

182.          Character Recognition Resources: collection of evaluations of selected commercial products DOCIMAGE.COM - Document Imaging Directory Management. - 51%

183.          Citizenship Through Sports Alliance: coalition of professional and amateur athletics organizations in the United States, focused on character in sport ... value of sport as a test of character. - 51%

184.          Elements of Writing: What does the main character want? - 51%

185.          Heartwood Institute: is an award winning elementary ethics program designed to integrate character education seamlessly into the existing curriculum. - 51%

186.          Inferring Character Traits: To recognize character traits and relationships among characters: Donna Calder, Bullhead City Intermediate School ... will be able to identify character traits. - 51%

187.          Personality Theories: Erich Fromm: biography of the psychoanalyst, author, and social philosopher. - 51%

188.          Teaching Character: by Anne C. Dotson & Karen D. Wisont, contains short lessons, student assignments, and bulletin board ideas. There is no doubt that Character can and should be taught. - 51%

189.          Nebraska Character Education: Larry Starr. Project Co-Director. Kathleen Lodl. Project Co-Director. - 51%

190.          Louisiana Character Education: LSU AgCenter's 4-H Youth Development Program began its efforts to teach character education in 1996. - 51%

191.          Ace Educational Materials: Biographies That Build Character ... - 50%

192.          Education Center Activity: Character Concentration: Playing concentration can be a fun way for children to review the story characters they have read about. - 50%

193.          U.S. Intelligence Community – What We Do: The Character of Intelligence. - 50%

194.          VIA Classification of Character Strengths: are the 24 strengths that are measured by the VIA Signature Strengths Survey. - 50%

195.          Character: - 49%

196.          Character Clearinghouse: Resources / Links. Newsletter. Character Programs. International Perspectives. - 49%

197.          Crystal Clouds Quotations: Character Quotations: - 49%

198.          Partnerships in Character Education Project Program: help states work with school districts to develop curriculum materials, provide teacher training, involve parents in character education. - 48%

199.          U.S. Department of Defense Official Website: Character Development Critical. - 48%

200.          What is Temperament?: A discussion of the relationship between personality, character, and temperament. - 48%

201.          Character Counts - Village of Villa Park: - 46%

202.          Character: Learning Abilities Books: development resources, books & links. - 46%

203.          Characters from "Tall Tales & Heroes": Club/character_descriptions.htm - 46%

204.          Five Steps to Teaching Solid Character in Students: know the meaning of critical character traits. - 46%

205.          Great Commission Resources Links: for Character Development. - 46%

206.          Join Together Online: a national resource center for communities working to reduce substance abuse and gun violence. - 46%

207.          Character and Legacy of Henry II: by Dr Mike Ibeji. - 45%

208.          Character and Ethics: the combination of personal qualities that make each person unique. - 45%

209.          Dog Owner's Guide: Canine character: A dog is a dog is a dog? Yes—within limits. Canine character test indicates dog's pack and defense attitudes. - 45%

210.          Parenting Made Easier: Building Character: Parenting Ages & Stages Parenting Issues. Character Critters. Exercising Character. - 45%

211.          Booker T. Washington and Character Education: Character Education at Tuskegee Institute 1881-1915, by Sanderson Beck. - 44%

212.          Character Deficiency Syndrome: Garry D. Nation. Introducing and Defining Character Deficiency Syndrome. - 43%

213. to assess their character, spiritual gifts, and obstacles to spiritual growth. - 42%

214.          Character Education Journal Articles—Heartland AEA: some full-text journal articles on character education. - 42%

215.          Character Education via Experiential Education Programs: this can be pursued experientially and through outdoor & adventure activities. - 42%

216.          Free Will and Responsibility: Indeterminism and Its Problems: This work is devoted to criticisms of libertarian philosophers. - 42%

217.          ECT Interview: Thomas Lickona, Ph.D. on Character Education: Early Childhood Today put this question to Thomas Lickona, Ph.D., who specializes in this important area. - 41%

218.          K. Pryer Lab: phylogeny, character evolution, and diversification of extant. - 41%

219.          Character Education: part of a pilot project to infuse character education in the school curriculum under the ... the Improvement of Education, Title X, Partnerships in Character Education Pilot Projects. - 40%

220.          IDOE - Indiana Clearinghouse for Citizenship and Character Education: 1999 the Indiana ... Official Web Site of the Indiana Department of Education. - 40%

221.          Character the Hardest Lesson for Schools: Character education “can be taught in any subject,” said Linda Jones, who oversees the program in Pinellas County. - 40%

222.          Character Development at USNA: Secretary of the Navy and the Superintendent of the Naval Academy in 1994 established the Character Development Division. Its mission is to provide oversight and coordination. - 40%

223. Character Education Clearinghouse: Preparing K-12 educators to develop and teach character education core values. Remarks of Secretary Paige at the Character Education Partnership 10th Anniversary Dinner. Developing Safe Schools and Strong Character Goal 3 of the U.S. Department of Education. - 40%

224.          Character Counts: Superintendent … Seven Secrets of Success in Character Education. YCOE. - 39%

225.          Character Education and Development: Character-based Schools and Programs helping students and families realize their potential. The Hyde Schools' primary focus is character education. - 39%

226.          John D Rockefeller: A Character Study. by Ida M. Tarbell. - 39%

227.          Character Education: National School Safety and Security Services. School Terrorism Preparedness. School Terrorism Training. School Security Assessments. School Crisis Tabletop Exercises. Proactive School Security & Crisis Training. Character Education ... Character education. - 38%

228.          Character Evidence: just to explain the difference in state and federal law requires some background on character evidence generally ... of a person's character or trait of character is not admissible to ... - 38%

229.          Glossary of Literary Terms: Book reviews and discussion for real people, by a real person ... the method by which a character is presented… - 38%

230.          Character and the Social Process: Appendix to Fear of Freedom, by Erich Fromm (1942), in which Fromm reflects on the basic principles of how history and social processes manifest themselves in the character and psychoses ... We can call this character the social character. - 37%

231.          Character Education: Values and character education development usually occurs over a number of years and within a number of environments. - 37%

232.          Character Education: North Carolina Department of Public Instruction. - 37%

233.          Character and Logical Method of Political Economy: JE Cairnes, LL D., Emeritus Professor of Political Economy in University College, London. - 36%

234.          Character Development: Character Questionnaire: If your character were to die … accept $1,000,000 to leave the county and ... - 36%

235.          Academy - Character Development: In all actuality, character development is an on-going process by which a character grows. - 35%

236.          Character Education Links: Character Education Links compiled by Sue LeBeau. - 35%

237.          Presidential Character: career and business books and videos. - 35%

238.          Vocabulary University® - Character Education Puzzles: participants learn most important character education vocabulary words by using interactive puzzles with words in sentence context. - 35%

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251.          Character Matters in Lake County: A Collaborative Approach. - 29%

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Progress: A Procedure to Help You Make Wise Decisions

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