Related Links

NJ Character Education Related Links

NJ Department of Education (NJDOE) Character Education Partnership
http://www.state.nj.us/education/chared/

NJ DOE Title 6A Chapter 16 (Programs to Support Student Development)
http://www.state.nj.us/education/code/current/title6a/chap16.pdf 

NJ DOE Character Education News Release
http://www.state.nj.us/education/news/2003/0211char.htm

Rutgers Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities Project
http://sdfsc.rutgers.edu

Developing Safe and Civil Schools (DSACS) Project
http://www.rci.rutgers.edu/~melias/safeandcivil.html

US Department of Education Links

Character Education & Civic Engagement Technical (CETAC) Assistance Center
http://www.cetac.org/

CETAC Character Education Resource for Teachers
http://www.cetac.org/teacherresource/

Brochure – “Helping Your Child Become a Responsible Citizen”
http://www.ed.gov/parents/academic/help/citizen/citizen.pdf

Partnerships in Character Education Project Program
http://www.ed.gov/programs/charactered/index.html

Office of Safe and Drug-Free Schools Programs/Initiatives
http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/osdfs/programs.html

Teachers/Improve Student Performance/Character Education
http://www.ed.gov/teachers/how/character/edpicks.jhtml?src=ln

White House Conference on Character and Community (June 19, 2002)
http://www.ed.gov/admins/lead/safety/character/index.html

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National Character Education Links

Center for the 4th and 5th Rs – Respect & Responsibility
http://www.cortland.edu/character/

Center for the Advancement of Ethics and Character
http://www.bu.edu/sed/caec/

Center for Civic Education
http://www.civiced.org

Center for Social and Emotional Education
http://www.csee.net/climate/

Character Counts!
http://www.charactercounts.org/

Character Development Group
http://www.charactereducation.com/

Character Education Partnership
http://www.character.org

Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning
http://www.casel.org/

Committee for Children
http://www.cfchildren.org/

Community of Caring
http://www.communityofcaring.org/

Corporation for National & Community Service
http://www.nationalservice.org/

Developmental Studies Center
http://www.devstu.org/home.htm

Institute for Character Development (at Drake University)
http://www.drake.edu/icd

Institute for Global Ethics
http://www.globalethics.org/

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International Center for Character Education
http://www.teachvalues.org/icce/

Learning for Life
http://www.learning-for-life.org/

Lions Quest
http://www.lions-quest.org/

National Service-Learning Leader Schools
http://www.leaderschools.org/

Olweus Bullying Prevention Program
http://www.clemson.edu/olweus/content.html

Open Circle
http://www.open-circle.org/

Overcoming Obstacles
http://www.overcomingobstacles.org/

Responsive Classroom
http://www.responsiveclassroom.org/

Ripple Effects
http://www.rippleeffects.com/

School-Connect®
http://www.school-connect.net/

Social Decision-Making / Problem Solving
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
University Behavioral HealthCare-Behavioral Research and Training Institute
http://130.219.58.44/sdm/index.htm

Studies in Moral Development and Education
Web site sponsored by The Office for Studies in Moral Development and Education at the College of Education at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
http://tigger.uic.edu/~lnucci/MoralEd/index.html
 
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Character Education Bibliographies, Reading Lists, Resources

Annotated Bibliography
California Department of Education
http://www.cde.ca.gov/ls/yd/ce/bibliography.asp

Character Education Bibliography
Center for the 4th & 5th Rs – Respect & Responsibility
http://www.cortland.edu/character/chared_books.html

Character Education Reading List
Center for the Advancement of Ethics and Character
At Boston University School of Education
http://www.bu.edu/sed/caec/files/CElist.htm

Character Ed Prep: National Clearinghouse for the Teaching of Character in Eduator Preparation
http://www.characteredprep.org/

Journal of Research in Character Education
http://www.characterandcitizenship.org/services/testjournal.htm

Michigan State University Extension
4-H Youth Development
Character Development and Education Bibliography
http://web1.msue.msu.edu/cyf/youth/ccbiblio.html

National Character Education Center – Ethics Links
http://www.ethicsusa.com/elinks.cfm

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North Carolina Character Education Partnership
http://www.dpi.state.nc.us/nccep/wake_county/search.html

The George Lucas Educational Foundation
http://www.glef.org

The School for Ethical Education
http://www.ethicsed.org/resources/biblio.htm

University of Illinois
The Office for Studies in Moral Development and Character Formation
http://www.uic.edu/~lnucci/MoralEd/index.html

Urban Programs Resource Network
University of Illinois Extension
Character Education: Creating A Framework for Excellence
http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/programs/character.html

Strategies for Empowering Students
http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/ce/strat-splash.html

Utah State Office of Education
Life Skills / Character Education
http://www.schools.utah.gov/curr/lifeskills/Char_Ed.htm

Values and Education in a Democracy: Resources for Conversations: An Annotated Heuristic Bibliography
By Robert Merikangas, M.L.S., Ph.D.
Originally prepared in connection with the conference: "Teaching for Diversity, Unity, and Human Values: An Education Summit"
University of Maryland
College Park, MD
http://www.wam.umd.edu/~bobmerik/value.htm

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