These workshops are the foundations for character, social and emotional practices embedded in the everyday life of classrooms, schools and community.

CharacterPlus essentials workshops are offered FREE to all CharacterPlus members.


Restorative Practices builds strong children and positive school cultures by fostering healthy relationships and providing a way back when those relationships are damaged through harm.

These workshops are led by International Institute of Restorative Practices (IIRP) trainers and can be applied to training requirements for certification


A school community that recognizes and responds to those who have been impacted by toxic stress creates a culture of mutual respect for the experiences of everyone, open communication and empathy.

Becoming a trauma-informed school requires a multi-pronged approach to create a culture of mutual respect for the experiences of everyone, open communication and empathy. Understanding trauma is a process!

Do you envision a world where young people are inspired to become upstanding, engaged citizens who make a positive impact and demonstrate integrity, empathy, gratitude, responsibility and perseverance? We do, too!

For over 30 years, we have partnered with schools, teachers, parents and community members to build capacity, create a framework and develop common language to blend efforts and positively impact school culture.

Do you envision a world where young people are inspired to become upstanding, engaged citizens who make a positive impact and demonstrate integrity, empathy, gratitude, responsibility and perseverance? We do, too!

For over 30 years, we have partnered with schools, teachers, parents and community members to build capacity, create a framework and develop common language to blend efforts and positively impact school culture.

Do you envision a world where young people are inspired to become upstanding, engaged citizens who make a positive impact and demonstrate integrity, empathy, gratitude, responsibility and perseverance? We do, too!

For over 30 years, we have partnered with schools, teachers, parents and community members to build capacity, create a framework and develop common language to blend efforts and positively impact school culture.