Character Strengths 

Learn how to tell the difference between what you need and what you want with former Shine On! committee member Alondra. 

"The qualities of character develop through an interplay of family, school, and community influences and the child's individual temperament, experiences, and choices."

 

The 2020 Shine On! Committee gives a virtual introduction to the KIPP character strengths. 

Developing Self-Esteem in Young Children - “Children who have self-confidence have a feeling of internal worth that enables them to welcome challenges and work cooperatively with others.”

“This video marks the beginning of a six-week series on topics related to building self-esteem—six weeks of videos that will help improve your self-acceptance.”

Start practicing self-care in this Shine On! 2021 Conference workshop focused on creating boundaries and coping with difficult emotions. 

Learn everything you need to know about the KIPP character strengths directly from the source.

“Dr. Angela Duckworth discusses the character strength of self-control and explains strategies to foster to during a presentation to KIPP teachers at KIPP School Summit in 2013.”