What is integrity and why does it matter?
Integrity is living a set of values which includes honesty, respect for others and a sense of personal responsibility.
“Integrity is about honesty, respect for others, and personal responsibility.” Kylene Edwards, Davenport High School Class of 2019 and PACE guest columnist for June 2019.
“A person’s integrity is at the core of who they are, and everyone should have the opportunity to develop it and feel confident about it.” Mahala Christensen, West Valley High School PACE Award Honoree 2018 and PACE guest columnist June 2018.
“However we choose to have it, our integrity shows the world the truth. How will you choose to walk with integrity?” Taryn Baxter, East Valley High School Class of 2019 and PACE guest columnist June 2019
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CREATE A CHARACTER MOMENT WITH YOUR FAMILY
TALK – use this prompt to start a conversation with your family about this month’s character trait, which is aligned with your child’s school PACE character education program.
Do you do the right thing when no one else is looking?...Read More
CREATE A CHARACTER MOMENT WITH YOUR FAMILY Do an activity together about this month’s trait, which is aligned with your child’s school PACE character education program.
DO – explore this month’s character trait through this engagement activity
Use your dinner time conversation to discuss some scenarios your children may face and how they can respond to them with integrity....
In this issue:
This spring we honored 72 area students for their good character. At schools and homes, our Board, our school representatives and our sponsors all came together to present these exceptional students with an award,...Read More
By Ben Small, Central Valley School District Superintendent & LaunchNW Executive Director
“Integrity is choosing courage over comfort; choosing what is right over what is fun, fast, or easy; and choosing to practice our values rather than simply professing them.” – Brené Brown
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Below are three easy ideas to stimulate family conversation and activity to explore character concepts, aligned with your child’s school PACE character education program.
- Explore this month’s character trait through these books available from the Spokane County Library District. ...