Check out the full livestream featuring interviews with special guests every 15 minutes, intermixed with live events around the globe. See full program and bios here, or watch and join the conversation on Facebook Live.
In addition to the flagship film The Science of Character (8 mins), as well as 30,000 Days (11 mins), The Adaptable Mind (11 mins), and The Making of a Mensch (11 mins), we’re also offering our acclaimed Sundance feature documentary film Connected. All films have suggested age ranges and are translated into a variety of different languages.
We partnered with ImpactED at the Fels Institute of Government at University of Pennsylvania to evaluate the qualitative impact of Character Day on individuals and institutions who participate. Below are a few highlights, and you can read the full report, highlighted results, and three in-depth case studies here.
93% of Character Day hosts reported participating in Character Day has improved their PERSONAL value of and intention toward character development.
80% of 2016 hosts saw their ORGANIZATION’S efforts to support character development increase since Character Day participation a year prior, and, for 2017 hosts, just 6 weeks after Character Day, 70% reported their organization’s efforts to support character development had already increased.
96% of Character Day hosts surveyed report positive experiences and intention to continue participating in Character Day, and 94% report they’d recommend hosting to someone else.
100% of those surveyed reported they wanted more ways to engage, more content, more resources, year-round, online.
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— Tiffany Shlain (@tiffanyshlain) September 25, 2018
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An enormous thank you to the amazing partners who help expand this initiative and cultivate character around the globe!