Helpful Character Education and Children's Music Links

The Children's Music Network
An excellent children's music resource.

Songs for Teaching
The Definitive Source for Educational Music. Using Music to Promote Learning. Downloads of Vitamin L recordings and songbooks are available at this site.

Character Education Partnership
Character Education Partnership is dedicated to developing young people of
good character who become responsible and caring citizens.

Community of Caring
Community of Caring, housed at the University of Utah and founded by Eunice
Kennedy Shriver, is a comprehensive K-12, research-based character education
program with a unique focus on students with disabilities. Building Character any school every child all day long.

The Center for the 4th and 5th R's - Respect and Responsibility
Located at State University of New York at Cortland and founded by Dr.
Thomas Lickona, Director. Helping schools, teachers and parents develop good character in youth.

The Center for Transformative Action
The Center for Transformative Action is an alliance of individuals and organizations inspired by principles of nonviolence and committed to bold action for justice, sustainability, and peace. Our Center supports change makers with the tools to build thriving, inclusive communities that work for everyone. We serve our member organizations, the public, and Cornell University by offering educational programs and strategic organizational resources.

The Center for Transformative Action serves as the fiscal agent for The Vitamin L Project. It is located in Ithaca, NY

The School for Ethical Education (SEE)
The School for Ethical Education (SEE) is a not-for-profit teaching organization in Milford, CT that provides classes, creates programs and offers consultation services to promote strategies for comprehensive ethics and character education with specific programs to support academic integrity, writing projects, service learning, and conflict resolution. Contact: David B. Wangaard, Ed.D., Exec. Dir., SEE, 440 Wheelers Farms Rd., Milford, CT 06461 (203) 783-4439 Website: