Tuesday-Thursday • July 16-18, 2013
Registration Fee: $50
Diane Stirling, Professional Development Coordinator, CHARACTERplus, Co-Author Character Education Connections
Description: This three-part series is offered in partnership with Fontbonne University to provide CHARACTERplus certification in character education. It includes
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