What is courage and why does it matter?
Courage is displaying integrity in spite of obstacles and challenges.
“Win or lose, we could only hold our heads up if we put forth our courageous best effort together every minute and never quit.” Kristine Meyer, Avista Foundation Executive Director and and PACE guest columnist for May, 2019.
“The mark of a good person is one that has the courage to do the right thing no matter the personal cost. I hope we will all have the courage to be kind, true, merciful, generous, and honest.” Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich, PACE guest columnist for May, 2018.
Need a PACE themed graphic for your newsletter? Or a PACE image for social media? Check out this page for available downloads.
Note – Printed posters may be available. Email us to inquire....Read More
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.
May – Courage
Displaying integrity in spite of obstacles and challenges.
- TALK – use this prompt to start a conversation with your family about this month’s character trait:
What are some things in your life that require courage?? ...
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.
What are some things in your life that require courage?...Read More
Courage is having the strength to persevere even when times are tough. Being bold despite what others may think or say, courage is a trait that brings new opportunities for change every single day. I am Mayah Eberhardt, quiet in beginning of new situations and friendships but exuberant once time has passed....Read More
The definition of courage is the ability to do something that frightens one. Strength in the face of pain of grief. The true meaning of courage is mental or moral strength to venture, pursue and withstand danger,...Read More
Spokane County Library Suggests…
May Reading List
Gittel’s Journey: an Ellis Island Story / Lesléa Newman (2019)
A Little Bit Brave / Nicola Kinnear (2020)
Tomorrow I’ll Be Brave / Jessica Hische (2018)
Get Me Out of This Book: Rules and Tools for Being Brave / Kalli Dakos (2019)