This article from Tila Morris presents a reflection on the concept of character education and whether it can be successfully implemented without radical change in the education system. She also invites you to become a member of the Character Scotland network:
This blog post discusses the impact a compassionate classroom can have on the individual. A compassion-based education is not focused on filling-in-the-blanks; it is focused on filling in the person. Compassionate classrooms are sources of 'real strength' in education for 'what is soft is strong.'