School districts may implement character education programs for students and identify criteria for Character Plus Programs.
Programs offered under Texas Education Code §29.906 must meet the following criteria:
- Stress positive character traits as outlined in the bill
- Use integrated teaching strategies
- Be age appropriate
In selecting a character education program districts must also consult with parents of students, educators, and members of the community, including community leaders.
TEA must maintain a list of character education programs that meet the above criteria.
Character Plus Schools
2009-2010 Character Plus Schools (PDF, 8.73 MB)
2008-2009 Character Plus Schools (PDF, 644.79 KB)
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Austin, TX 78701