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Practices of Teacher Educators Committed to Character
http://www.character.org/resources/ceppublications/index.cgi?file=teachers_1#teachers_1

 

"Karen E.Bohlin, Susan Dougherty and Deborah Farmer "

Practices of Teacher Educators Committed to Character: Examples from Teacher Education Programs
Emphasizing Character Development Are the Nation’s Schools of Education Coming Up Short?
Promising Practices provides examples from a number of schools of education that are making efforts
to include preparation in character education in their pre-service teacher education programs.
The publication includes a number of ideas that teacher educators might adopt or adapt for their
pre-service and in-service programs.


Internet Book List Results
http://print.google.com/print?q=character+education&oi=print

 

Publication List from ERIC
http://eric.ed.gov/

 

Elementary/Secondary Curriculm - Business - Community Resources
http://store.characterfirst.com/

 

Grade Level Book List
http://64.233.161.104/

 

 

BOOK/TAPE LISTING:

 

COURTESTY AND CITIZENSHIP PROGRAM MANUAL for GRADES K - 5
By: Dr. Anne Lyons
Notebook-containing a year-long approach with weekly topics and explanations


A GREAT START IN LIFE PROGRAM MANUAL for GRADE PRE K -3
By: Dr. Anne Lyons Notebook


ETHICS RESOURCES CENTER INFO-File
Teaching Students Responsibility #279

 

Bringing Up Parents
By: Alex J. Packer, Ph.D. Book


The Art of Loving Well-A Character Education Curriculum for Today's Teenager - Grades 9-12
By: Trustees of Boston University
BookTeacher's Guide


We Can Get Along! Grades K - 5
By: Lauren Murphy Payne, M.S.W.
Illustrations: Claudia Rohling
BookTeacher's Guide


How's Your Self Esteem Today?
By: Creative Therapy Associates, Inc Cincinnati OH
Book


BUILDING SELF-ESTEEM THROUGH THE MUSEUM OF "I"
By: Linda R. Zack, M.Ed.
Book


The Kids Guide To Social Action
By: Barbara A. Lewis
Book


Growing Good Kids
By: Deb Delisle & Jim Delisle
Book


Lesson for Little Ones: Language Arts Grades K - 2
By: Lorna Curran
Book w/ 36 Ready-to-use lessons


Working Together Grades 6 - 8
By: Lorraine L.Ukens
Book


How to Lead Work Teams: Facilitation Skills Teamwork from Start to Finish: 10 Steps to Results!, 25 Activities for Teams
By: Fran Rees
1 Set of 3 Books

Directory of American Youth Organizations 1996-1997 6th Edition
By: Dr. Judith B. Erickson
Book


How to Help Your Child With Homework Grades 1 - 8
By: Marguerite C. Radencich Ph.D.
Book


STORY SONGS-Cooperation and Respect
Ages 2 - 6
CareerTrack Publishing Company Boulder,
CO Titles Include: Self-EsteemSchool Skills, Be the Best You Can Be
Audio Tapes


Choosing Community-Classroom Strategies for Learning & Caring Vol. A - D
Grades 9 - 12
Titles Include:
A. Goals and Strategies, Objections to the Caring Classroom, Choices for Children
B. How Kids Come to Care, Seeing Others' Points of View
C. The Case Against Competition, The Consequences of "Consequences"
D. The Trouble with Rewards, Beyond Praise and Grades
Developmental Studies Center Oakland, CAw/ Phi Delta Kappa
Facilitator's Guide and Video Tapes


Self-Esteem & Peak Performance
By: Jack Canfield
CareerTrack Publishing Company Boulder, CO
1 Set Includes 6 Cassette Tapes


Beyond Discipline
By: Alfie Kohn
Book


At Home in Our School Grades 3 - 5
Developmental Studies Center Oakland, CA 1
Set Includes: A Collegial Study Guide, Book and Video


Ways We Want Our Class to Be Grades 3 - 5
Developmental Studies Center Oakland, CA
1 Set Includes: A Study Guide, Book, and Video


Blueprints For A Collaborative Classroom
Developmental Studies Center Oakland, CA
Book


Homeside Activities Grades K - 5
Developmental Studies Center Oakland, CA
Book


Why I Am Special
By: Eileen Cox
Book


Building Self-Esteem In Your Child
By: Susan Baile Ph.D.
1 Set Includes: Book and Audio Tapes


Self-Discipline And Emotional Control-How to Stay Calm and Productive
By: Tom Miller Ph.D.
1 Set Includes: Workbook and Video


Leader's Guide For The Leadership
ChallengeSkill Builders, Inc. San Diego CA
Book


Make Someone Smile
By: Judy Lalli
Book


Working Toward a Safe School-Administrator's Guide
Lions/Quest International Publishing Company Newark, OH
1 Administrator's Guide


Classbuilding Grades K - 12
By: Miguel Kagan, Laurie Robertson, & Spencer Kagan
Book


The Cooperative Classroom Grades K - 12
By: Jacqueline Rhoades, Margaret E. McCabe
Book


Cooperative Learning
By: Dr. Spencer Kagan
Book


Multiple Intelligencies: Teaching For Success
Book


Ready-To-Use Social Skills Lessons & Activities Grades Pre K - 12
By: Ruth Weltmann Begun, Editor
Book


Conflict Resolution in the School Grades 5- 12
SUNBURST COMMUNICATION INC. Pleasantville, NY
Includes: 1 Educator Manual, Student Workshop for Grades 5 - 9 andGrades 9 - 12,


BIG CHANGES BIG CHOICES Grades 5 - 9 Vol. 2 4 5 6 10 12
Titles Include:
2. You and Your Values
4. Setting and Achieving Goals
5. Dealing with Pressures
6. Handling Emotions
10. Friendship
12. Respecting Others
LIVE WIRE MEDIA PRODUCTIONS San Francisco, CA
Video


PREVENT VIOLENCE WITH GROARK Grades K - 5 Vol. 1-5
Topics Include: 1) Control Anger2) Workout Conflict3) Listen4) Bullying5) Prejudice
LIVE WIRE MEDIA PRODUCTIONS San Francisco, CA
Video


Staying in School: Dropout Prevention Grades 8 - 12
SUNBURST COMMUNICATION INC. Pleasantville, NY
1 Set Includes: 1 Teacher's Guide and Video


How to Keep a Job Grades 9 - 12
SUNBURST COMMUNICATION INC. Pleasantville, NY
1 Set Includes: 1 Teacher's Guide and Video


Setting Goals: The Road to Achievement
SUNBURST COMMUNICATION INC. Pleasantville, NY
1 Set Includes: 1 Teacher's Guide and Video


When Things Get Tough Grades 8 - 12
SUNBURST COMMUNICATION INC. Pleasantville, NY
1 Set Includes: 1 Teacher's Guide and Video


Be Your Best Self: Assertive Training
SUNBURST COMMUNICATION INC. Pleasantville, NY
1 Set Includes: 1 Teacher's Guide and Video


Communication: The Person-to-Person Skill
SUNBURST COMMUNICATION INC. Pleasantville, NY
1 Set Includes: 1 Teacher's Guide and Video


YOU CAN CHOOSE! ! Grades 5 - 9 Vol. 1 2 3 5 6 7 8 9 10
Titles Include:1) Cooperation 2) Being Responsible 3) Dealing with Feelings 5) Doing The Right Thing 6) Dealing with Disappointment 7) Appreciating Yourself 8) Asking for Help 9) Being Friends 10) Resolving Conflict
LIVE WIRE MEDIA PRODUCTIONS San Francisco, CA
1 Set of 10 Videos


We Can Work It Out! Conflict Resolution Grades K - 2
SUNBURST COMMUNICATION INC. Pleasantville, NY
1 Set Includes: 1 Video, 2 Audio tapes, 1 Workbook


What's Respect? Grades K - 2
SUNBURST COMMUNICATION INC. Pleasantville, NY
1 Set Includes: 1 Video, 2 Audio tapes, 1 Workbook


I'm Telling! A Tattler's Tale Grades K - 2
SUNBURST COMMUNICATION INC. Pleasantville, NY
1 Set Includes: 1 Video, 1 Workbook


I Had It First! Learning to Share Grades K - 2
SUNBURST COMMUNICATION INC. Pleasantville, NY
1 Set Includes: 1 Video, Workbook


Getting Better at Getting Along Grades 2 - 4
SUNBURST COMMUNICATION INC. Pleasantville, NY
1 Set Includes: 1 Video, 1 Audio tape, 1 Workbook


Respect Yourself and Others, Too Grades 2 - 4
SUNBURST COMMUNICATION INC. Pleasantville, NY
1 Set Includes: 1 Video, 2 Audio tapes, 1 Workbook


YOU CAN COUNT ON ME: Building Character Grades 2 - 4
SUNBURST COMMUNICATION INC. Pleasantville, NY
1 Set Includes: 1 Video, 1 Workbook


STRESSBUSTER Grades 2 - 4
SUNBURST COMMUNICATION INC. Pleasantville, NY
1 Set Includes: 1 Video and Teacher's Guide


HOME ALONE Grades 2 - 4
SUNBURST COMMUNICATION INC. Pleasantville, NY
1 Set Includes: 1 Video and Teacher's Guide


What Should I Do? Deciding What's Right. Grades 4 - 6
SUNBURST COMMUNICATION INC. Pleasantville, NY
1 Set Includes: 1 Video and Teacher's Guide

Working It Out: Conflict Resolution Grades 5 - 9
SUNBURST COMMUNICATION INC.
1 Set Includes: 1 Video and Teacher's Guide


Between You and Me: Learning to Communicate Grades 5 - 9
SUNBURST COMMUNICATION INC. Pleasantville, NY
1 Set Includes: 1 Video and Teacher's Guide


Everybody's Different Grades K - 2
SUNBURST COMMUNICATION INC. Pleasantville, NY
1 Set Includes: 1 Video and Teacher's Guide


I Can Do It: Taking Responsibility Grades 2 - 4
SUNBURST COMMUNICATION INC. Pleasantville, NY
1 Set Includes: 1 Video and Teacher's Guide


You Can Handle Them All-Discipline Video Series Vol. 1 - 4
Titles Include: 1) Before You Can Discipline 2) Changing Inappropriate Behavior to Appropriate
3) The Four-Step Model Applied 4) Practice Problems To Refine Your Expertise
By: Robert C. DeBruyn, Jack L. Larson
The Master Teacher Company, Manhattan, KS
1 Set Includes: 4 Videos


VEGGIE TALES The Grapes of Wrath
BIG IDEA PRODUCTIONS, INC
Video


AMONG FRIENDS
By: Joan Dalton Marilyn Watson
Book


That's My Buddy!
Developmental Studies Center Oakland, CA
Book


Emotional Intelligence
By: Daniel Goleman
Bookvideo


Horace's Hope
By: Theodore R. Sizer
Book


Moral Leadership

By: Thomas J. Sergiovanni
Book


Leading Minds
By: Howard Gardner
Book


Developing Character In Students
By: Philip Fitch Vincent
Book


Promising Practices in Character Education

Edited by: Phillip Fitch Vincent
Foreword by: Kevin Ryan
Book


Habits of Mind
By: Melinda Fine
Book


Bringing Out The Best
By: Jacqulyn Saunders & Pamela Espeland
Book


The Art and Science Of 360° Feedback

By: Richard Lepsinger & Anntoinette D. Lucia
Book


Schools of Hope
By: Douglas H. Heath
Book


Feelings: Inside, Outside, Upside Down Grades 5 - 9
SUNBURST COMMUNICATION INC. Pleasantville, NY
1 Set Includes: Video and Teacher's Guide


When You're MAD! MAD! MAD! Grades 5 - 9
SUNBURST COMMUNICATION INC. Pleasantville, NY
1 Set Includes: Video and Teacher's Guide


Your Reputation: Make It Change It Grades 5 - 9
SUNBURST COMMUNICATION INC. Pleasantville, NY
1 Set Includes: Video and Teacher's Guide


RESPECT And YOU
Grades 5 - 9
SUNBURST COMMUNICATION INC. Pleasantville, NY
1 Set Includes: Video and Teacher's Guide


Trust Me! Grades 5 - 9
SUNBURST COMMUNICATION INC. Pleasantville, NY
1 Set Includes: Video and Teacher's Guide


I Blew It! Grades 5 - 9
SUNBURST COMMUNICATION INC. Pleasantville, NY
1 Set Includes: Video and Teacher's Guide


The Fourth "R" : Responsibility Grades 7 - 12
SUNBURST COMMUNICATION INC. Pleasantville, NY
1 Set Includes: Video and Teacher's Guide


We Can Make A Difference
Lions/Quest International Publishing Company Newark, OH
The Real Heroes Video


The Power of Choice Grades 6 - 9 Vol. 2, 3
Titles Include:2.) Acting on Your Values 3.) Self-Esteem
LIVE WIRE MEDIA PRODUCTIONS San Francisco, CA
Includes videos 2 and 3 of a set of 12


How Are Kids Smart? Multiple Intelligences in the Classroom
By: Howard Gardner
1 Set Includes: 1 Teachers' Version Video and 1 Administrators' Version Video


ADHD- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Inclusive Instruction and Collaborative Practices
National Professional Resource Port Chester, NY
Video


Survivor's Pride: Building Resilience in Youth at Risk Vol. 1 2 4 8
Titles Include:1) An Introduction into Resiliency 2) Insight 4) Relationships 8) Morality
ATTAINMENT PRODUCTIONS INC. Verona, Wisconsin
1 Set Includes: 8 Videos


The Quality School
By: William Glasser, M.D.
Book.Video


The Control Theory Manager
By: William Glasser, M.D.
Book


The Quality School Teacher
By: William Glasser, M.D.
Book


Control Theory In The Classroom
By: William Glasser, M.D.
Book


Respecting Our Differences
By: Lynn Duvall
Book


Children Live What They Learn
By: Dorothy Law Nolte
Book


How to Handle A Hard to Handle Kid
By: C. Drew Edwards, Ph.D.
Book


What Teens Need To Succeed
By: Peter L. Benson, Judy Galbraith & Pamela Espeland
Book


Raising Good Children
By: Dr. Thomas Lickona
Book


Values: Lighting the Candle of Excellence
By: Marva Collins
Book


Educating For Character
By: Thomas Lickona
Book


Raising Children In A Socially Toxic Environment
By: James Garbarino
Book


Punished by Rewards
By: Alfie Kohn
Book


The Kid's Guide To Service Projects
By: Barbara A. Lewis
Book


On Their Side
By: Bob Strachota
Book


The Best Friends Book
By: Arlene Erlbach
Book


The Families Book
By: Arlene Erlbach
Book


Managing The Social and Emotional Needs Of The Gifted
By: Connie C. Schmitz & Judy Galbraith
Book


What Kids Need to Succeed
By: Peter L. Benson, Judy Galbraith & Pamela Espeland
Book


Making The Most Of Today
By: Pamela Espeland & Rosemary Wallner
Book


The Moral Compass
By: William J. Bennett
Bookw/ 4 individual cassettes tapes


The Content of America's Character
Foreword by: George Gallup, Jr.
Edited by: Don E. Eberly
Book


The Moral Life of School
By: Philip W. Jackson, Robert E. Boostrom & David T. Hansen
Book


Leadership for the Schoolhouse
By: Thomas J. Sergiovanni
Book


Building Community In School
By: Thomas J. Sergiovanni
Book


Reclaiming Our School-Teaching, Character, Academics, and Discipline 2nd Edition
By: Edward A. Wynne & Kevin Ryan
Book


Student Self-Discipline: Helping Students Behave Responsibly
By: Stanley T. Dubelle Ph.D.
Book


DEMOCRACY, EDUCATION AND THE SCHOOLS
Edited By: Roger Soder
National Professional Resources Port Chester, NY
Book


Eleven Principles of Effective Character Education
Present by Thomas Lickona & Catherine Lewis
National Professional Resources, Inc.
Video

 


 



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