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The Global Search for Education: What Character?


“It used to be that character education was the prerogative of parents/families, governments, and religious institutions, but over time all of these have weakened, and so now schools are the best place where this education can take place.”
— Charles Fadel

In an increasingly complex world, society is rediscovering the importance of teaching character qualities or “how one behaves and engages in the world.”
In Part 3 of our 5-part series with Center for Curriculum Redesign (CCR) founder Charles Fadel, we focus on what character qualities are relevant in a 21st century curriculum.

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Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com