Having good character means understanding, caring about, and acting upon core ethical values such as honesty, respect, and responsibility.CHARACTERplus, an initiative of Cooperating School Districts, is devoted to advancing the cause and importance of character education. This organization is designed to address issues related to student character, responsibility, and academic achievement. CHARACTERplus provides quality training, resources, and leadership to help parents and schools accomplish one of their most important jobs – the character development of the next generation.
A group of dedicated educators and business people serve on the Executive Advisory Board. This board is headed by Sanford N. McDonnell, the founder of CHARACTERplus. The council offers guidance and advice to the organization. Please click here to see a list of our Executive Advisory Board.