: "The Sweet Spot: Where Social and Emotional Learning, Civics and Character Education Meet" -- featuring expert guests Louise Dubé
(Executive Director of iCivics) and Marc Brackett
(Founding Director of the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence) as well as KPCEL faculty members: Hardin Coleman, Karen Bohlin, Ariel Tichnor-Wagner, Deborah Farmer Kris
Thursday, June 11, 2020
12:00-1:00PM Independent podcast listening
1:00-2:00 PM Ryan Symposium Roundtable Discussion: “The Sweet Spot: Where Social and Emotional Learning, Civics and Character Education Meet” followed by remarks by Thomas Lickona, Ph.D., founding director of the Center for the 4th and 5th Rs
2:15-3:30 PM Session 1: Sharing, Scaling, and Sustaining Character Education: What We’ve Learned
Friday, June 12, 2020
1:30-2:45 PM Session 2: Sharing, Scaling, and Sustaining Character Education: Next Steps and Opportunities
3:15-4:15 PM Closing Plenary: Reflections on the Impact of Leadership in Character Education (featuring remarks from Beth Purvis, Kern Family Foundation, and from a rising high school senior)
Karen E. Bohlin, Head of Montrose School, Director of the LifeCompass Institute for Character & Leadership, Senior Scholar at Boston University’s Center for Character & Social Responsibility
Hardin Coleman, Professor, Dean Emeritus & Director at Boston University’s Center for Character & Social Responsibility
Deborah Farmer Kris, Montrose School LifeCompass Institute Associate Director, PBS and NPR Contributor
Thomas Lickona, Ph.D.
, a developmental psychologist, professor of education emeritus, and founding director of the Center for the 4th and 5th Rs (Respect and Responsibility) at the State University of New York at Cortland, where he has done national award-winning work in teacher and parent education.
Ariel Tichnor-Wagner, Lecturer in the Boston University Wheelock College of Education & Human Development