Tag Archives: Best Practices

  • PACE Partner of the Month:
    Communities in Schools


    The PACE leadership team would like recognize Communities in Schools as the Partner of the Month for April. Communities In Schools of Spokane County (CISSC) is part of the the nation’s leading dropout prevention organization, working in public schools to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in […]

  • PACE Partner of the Month:


    The PACE leadership team would like recognize STCU as the Partner of the Month for February. STCU is a long-time partner and supporter of PACE. From financial gifts to gifts of time, STCU can be counted on to support our community. This year they will be a supporter of the 2017 PACE Awards for the Spokane […]

  • PACE Partner of the Month:
    Dingus, Zarecor & Associates PLLC


    The PACE leadership team would like recognize Dingus, Zarecor & Associates PLLC, as the Partner of the Month for December. DZA is an annual financial supporter as a bronze sponsor of the PACE Awards held each May. In addition, DZA routinely awards employees for exemplifying the PACE character trait of the month. We asked DZA to share with […]

  • PACE Partner KiDDS Dental
    2016 Candy Buy Back…
    Citizenship at Work!


    Once again PACE Partner KiDDS Dental helped celebrate good citizenship by supporting troops overseas.  The 9th Annual Great Candy Buy Back was held at KiDDS Dental in Liberty Lake resulting in over 1000 pounds of candy collected – all of which is on its way to our active military along with letters and pictures of thanks to […]

  • PACE Partner KiDDS Dental
    Candy Buy Back…
    Citizenship at Work!


    Mark your calendars! Next month, you and your Trick-or-Treaters are invited to help celebrate good citizenship by supporting troops overseas.  The 8th Annual Great Candy Buy Back will be held at KiDDS Dental in Liberty Lake on November 2, 2015, from 4pm to 8pm. Please consider letting your little ghosts and goblins enjoy a little of their […]

  • Partner Best Practices


    PACE Partners are a vital component to the success of the PACE! Three local organizations were honored this year with a 2015 PACE Partner “Best Practice” Award for their diligent work to support and promote good character across the Spokane Valley. Examples of the many activities these organizations do to support PACE include: The Current Every […]

  • 2015 PACE Awards


    More than 30 Sponsors make the gala celebration of good character possible Over 350 guests gathered on May 28 at the Mirabeau Park Hotel and Convention Center to celebrate 48 outstanding students who personify the PACE character traits. Three local businesses were also recognized with PACE Partner “Best Practice” Awards for their efforts to support and promote good character in […]

  • West Plains Chapter
    PACE Awards


    Fourteen Medical Lake and Cheney School District students were honored earlier this month for showing outstanding character! PACE was thrilled to have Washington State Senator Michael Baumgartner join the West Plains Chamber Breakfast to introduce and give an award to each student. PACE Partner STCU generously sponsored this event for the awardee students and their […]

  • PACE Partners Get Social with Good Character


    We asked you to share how you promote good character and we’ve received some great responses, specifically around social media. It’s one of the quickest and far-reaching ways to spread character education to those you serve and your community. Below are just a few examples of what some partners are doing. Take a look at […]

  • Educators Offer Ideas to Share PACE

    These PACE ideas were a result of educators' brainstorming session at a PACE professional development workshop. View what other educators do to share character education.

    As the new school year begins, we’d like to share some ideas from educators who packed the house for a recent PACE professional development workshop. These tips help focus on integrating PACE character traits into daily teaching and curriculum. We’ve gathered these ideas from the participants to share them with you. With 39 entries, some […]