Character Counts

Responsibility

  • Doing what needs to be done.
  • Being reliable and dependable.
  • Being accountable for your actions; not making excuses or blaming others.
  • Fulfilling your moral obligations.
  • Using good judgement; thinking through the consequences of your actions.
  • Exercising self-control.

Caring

  • Being responsive to the concerns and needs of others.
  • Treating others with kindness, concern, and generosity.
  • Being charitable.
  • Giving of yourself for the benefit of others.
  • Not being mean, cruel, or insensitive.

Respect for Others

  • Treating others the way you want to be treated.
  • Having consideration for others.
  • Treating people with civility, courtesy, and dignity.
  • Being accepting of differences.
  • Solving problems without violence.
  • Not ridiculing, embarrassing, or hurting others.

"Character Counts" Websites

www.charactercounts.org
www.goodcharacter.com