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How Schools Teach Character

Character CompassIn his new release from Harvard Education Press, Character Compass, Scott Seider, Ed.M.'04, Ed.D.'08, assistant professor at Boston University, examines three high-performing Boston schools that have emphasized character development -- although different aspects of character -- as part of their missions. On November 1, Seider will be talking about his book at a CMEI Colloquium at the Ed School.

In this edition of the EdCast, Seider shares his research on how powerful school culture can point students toward success.

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The Harvard EdCast is a weekly series of podcasts, available on the Harvard University iTunes U page, that features a 15-20 minute conversation with thought leaders in the field of education from across the country and around the world. Hosted by Matt Weber, the Harvard EdCast is a space for educational discourse and openness, focusing on the myriad issues and current events related to the field.


An education podcast that keeps the focus simple: what makes a difference for learners, educators, parents, and communities

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