Demos, Britain’s leading cross-party think tank, has published a new report, with the Jubilee Centre for Character and Virtues, titled ‘Character Nation’. The report provides a series of policy recommendations for the new government to ensure that character development is embedded across the education system. It draws on the Centre’s research findings and recommendations, as well as a review of best practice and workshops and interviews with education practitioners. The report recommendations include the creation a statement of intent and character framework for education providers and ensuring that teachers are supported in delivering character education in the classroom.
The report has been covered by various media channels including the TES online, the BBC and the Telegraph. Report author Ralph Scott discusses the report in this article in the TES.
You can download the report here.