Structure and Guts of Character Education was composed to help schools address their three greatest stumbling blocks in character development: how to set goals, ways to permeate school culture with work toward these goals, and how to approach the assessment of progress. The "Guts" of character development then goes to the heart of the matter, highlighting the wealth of research on what educators can do to help students be internally motivated to act on behalf of others.
About the Author
David Streight is senior scholar at the Center for Spiritual and Ethical Education. He is editor or contributor to a half dozen books for educators and parents, all with the goal of fostering goodness in kids. His most recent publication is Breaking Into the Heart of Character.