Wanting to know more
Actionable advice for parents and teachers—
based on science.
Evidence-based ways to build character in kids. More to come soon!
Understanding your feelings and using them wisely
Appreciating what you’ve been given
Passion and perseverance for long-term goals
Telling, and not hiding, the truth
Recognizing the limitations of your knowledge
Actions or speech intended to help others
Commitment to making a meaningful contribution to the world
Doing what’s best in the long-run despite short-term temptations
The ability to connect with other people
Recent Thoughts of the Week
Personal observations about the science of character from Angela Duckworth
Getting, not taking, perspective
The grateful don’t cheat
How honest are you?
The lesson in hard things
Time for a screen test
How to help teenagers help themselves