Introducing Character Education to Macedonia

UNICEF and the government of Macedonia invited members of the Jubilee Centre to share Centre work on character education with over 400 invited guests at the Quality Education conference on Monday 4th December in Skopje. Professor James Arthur gave a key note address on the importance of character education in schooling. The conference was opened by […]

Prof. Arthur Presents Character Awards With Edward Timpson MP

On Thursday 30th June 2016, Prof. James Arthur, Director of the Jubilee Centre for Character and Virtues, presented the Department for Education Character Awards with Edward Timpson MP, Minister for Children and Families. The Character Awards celebrated nine outstanding practitioners in character education from across regions in England, including the National Award winner, Thoresby Primary School […]

HRH Duchess of Cornwall Visits Montenegro and Sees Jubilee Centre Project in Action

On 18th March 2016, HRH The Duchess of Cornwall visited schools in Montenegro to see how they are implementing a joint UNICEF and Jubilee Centre project on character education. The project, which launched its My Character and Values research report last month, looks at the ‘role of schools in developing students’ character, values and skills’ and follows an extensive collaboration […]

Centre Manager Presents at UNICEF Montenegro Quality Education Conference

On Tuesday 27th October 2015, Jubilee Centre Manager Aidan Thompson presented at the UNICEF Montenegro Quality Education conference on ‘Quality, Inclusion and Innovation – Foundations for the Future’ in Podgorica. Over 250 delegates were in attendance, including the Minister of Education, Predrag Bošković, who opened the conference. The British Ambassador to Montenegro, members of the Cabinet […]