NJASECD Webinar: June 2, 2022

NJASECD sponsored a webinar called “Reducing Stress, Dealing with Differences, Building Community? Character is the Answer!” This webinar featured a keynote conversation with Dr. Nathan Fisher, Dr. Phil Brown, and Dr. Maurice Elias talking about the history of character education, social-emotional learning, and school culture and climate and the importance of these fields in today’s…

2022 Schools of Character Recognition Ceremony

On May 25, 2022, NJASECD recognized New Jersey Schools that attained certification as State and National Schools of Character. These schools are continually working on character strengths, school culture and climate, and social-emotional competencies that make them better places to learn and grow because of this work. Congratulations to our honored schools! Time to celebrate!…

Social, Emotional, And Character Development Strategies for Back-to-School Success

This is a recording of a workshop presented by Matthew Davidson, Ph.D. for the Eastern Region of Character.org co-sponsored by NJASECD. This workshop provided useful ways to incorporate moral/ethical, performance, Intellectual. and civic values in everyday class instruction. We all understand the importance of SECD in promoting the health and well-being of both students and…