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Anne Truitt on Compassion, Humility, and How to Cure Our Chronic Self-Righteousness
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Strengthening Executive Function Development for Students with ADD
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The Adolescent Brain: Leaving Childhood Behind
Jack Kornfield: Patience Is The Wrong Word
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The Digital Lives of Teens: The Internet Never Takes a Rest
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Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance
Instead of a Resolution, Try a New Year Routine (Part 1)
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Should Grit Be Taught and Tested in School?
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Modeling Constructive Online Behavior
Mindfulness in the Classroom
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Philosopher Martha Nussbaum on Anger, Forgiveness, the Emotional Machinery of Trust, and the Only Fruitful Response to Betrayal in Intimate Relationships

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Wisdom

creativity
curiosity
love of learning
perspective
multidisciplinary thinking

Courage

bravery
perseverance
honesty
enthusiasm
growth

Humanity

love
kindness
social intelligence
empathy

Justice

social responsibility
teamwork
fairness
leadership
taking initiative

Temperance

forgiveness
humility
prudence
self-control

Transcendence

appreciation of beauty
gratitude
optimism
humor
spirituality

This “Periodic Table of Character Strengths” is an original creation of Let it Ripple, and is based on research by Dr. Martin Seligman and Dr. Christopher Peterson explored in our film The Science of Character. The classification of character strengths and virtues is copyrighted by VIA Institute on Character and is used with permission.

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