Alamo Heights ISD, in conjunction with Character.org
, a nonprofit, nonpartisan, and nonsectarian organization that supports and promotes social, emotional,and ethical development in youth, defines character education
as "the deliberate effort by schools, families, and communities to help young people understand, care about, and act upon core ethical values."
Beginning of October, 2106, Alamo Heights ISD will partner with Character.org
to begin the process of implementing the 11 Principles of Effective Character Education. Parents will be updated as information becomes available.