The Core Virtues program is a practical, non-sectarian approach to character education that complements the Core Knowledge Sequence. This program’s goal is to develop character through the promotion of basic moral, civic, and intellectual virtues. It seeks to help children to fall in love with the good and cultivate a vocabulary of virtue. This program represents common ground, and does not include controversial social or political agendas.
|Courage||Honesty and Justice|
|Forgiveness||Lives to Learn From|
|Generosity||Love of Country|
|Gentleness and Humility||Loyalty|
|Graciousness and Courtesy||Mercy|
|Perseverance||Respect and Responsibility|
|Self-Control and Self-Discipline||Service|