Global Innovations for Character Development Platform

The Jubilee Centre is the lead partner of the Global Innovations for Character Development (GICD) Platform which offers capacity building support to Templeton World Charity Foundation (TWCF) grant-funded projects primarily located in low- and middle-income countries. The Centre works alongside partners in the USA at the Institute for Research on Youth Thriving and Evaluation at […]

Character Education Projects

Explore Character Education Research Projects Can we teach character? A question at the centre of our research. Click here to explore the projects conducted on this topic. Character Education Pedagogies: What works, where and why? Bringing the Centre’s research together to construct a comprehensive database of pedagogical approaches for character education.

Projects in Focus

Explore a selection of our projects below or find our full list of projects here. Click below for all projects

Virtuous Practice in Nursing

The Virtuous Practice in Nursing research report was published on 28th September 2017. Drawing on insights from nursing departments, students, and practitioners, this interdisciplinary report is designed to deepen understanding of the place of virtues and values in the initial education, training and subsequent professional practice in nursing. Summary of Key Findings Summary of Key Recommendations Project Overview […]

Virtuous Medical Practice

Project Overview The Virtuous Medical Practice research report was launched by Professor David Haslam, Chairman of the National Institute of Health and Care Excellence, on Wednesday 14th January 2015, at the Royal College of General Practitioners. This project investigated the place of character and virtues, training and professional practice in medicine in the UK. The […]

NewsWise in Primary Education: News Literacy and Civic Engagement

Project Funder: The Nuffield Foundation Project Overview This project was an investigation of news literacy and civic engagement in 9-11-year-olds in the UK. It also included an evaluation of the impact of NewsWise, a news and digital literacy programme. This project was undertaken in collaboration with NewsWise, The Guardian Foundation, the National Literacy Trust and […]