Character Strengths

Character is doing the right thing, even when nobody is looking. Raise young people with those strengths of character known to lead to a successful adulthood.

Elements of Latinx Culture to Help Teens Thrive in an Upside-Down World

Apr 22, 2021

Key strategies to promote the well-being of Latinx teens, and to help them navigate real-world challenges.

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How to Talk to Teens About Civic Engagement After the Capitol Hill Riot

Jan 11, 2021

Strategies to process the riots and talk about the importance of civic engagement with teens.

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Nurturing Grit and Character in Teens

Nov 17, 2020

Dr. Angela Duckworth, best-selling author of "Grit," explains that parents can nurture grit along with other character strengths in teens.

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Gratitude, Curiosity, and Building Character in Teens

Nov 17, 2020

Dr. Angela Duckworth discusses the three areas of character development and tips for how parents can nurture them in teens.

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Vote and Teach Your Teen Why They Should Vote Too

Oct 22, 2020

How to model civic responsibility and prepare your teens to vote.

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Spot Their Strengths

Oct 16, 2020

Nurture the characteristics that will get your teen far in life.

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