Back to Events Spring 2021 Virtual Forum Spring 2021 Virtual Forum

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 7:00 AM (EST) to Thursday, March 4, 2021 at 6:00 PM (EST)

* Registration open until 3/4/21 at 11:59 PM (EST)

Event Details

Join us for three days of learning with character development leaders, practitioners, and researchers from across the country. For this virtual conference, we're offering live keynotes and celebrations March 3-5 in addition to 30+ on-demand breakout sessions you can watch at your own pace. Set your schedule, and tune into sessions on equity in schools, character in sports, student voice, adult culture, and more.

We'll be celebrating all 2020 National Schools of Character and Promising Practices as well as recognizing our 2020 Sanford N. McDonnell Lifetime Achievement Award recipient, Dr. Larry Nucci. 

Learn from experts in the field about the best tools and strategies to implement character development in your schools and communities.

More details on schedule and recorded sessions will be available soon the main Forum webpage.

For More Information:

Heather Cazad
Heather Cazad
Director, National Forum (202)296-7743
Advocate for Character


Wednesday, March 3

10:00am: Michele Borba Keynote
11:00am: Interview with Karen Niemi
12:00pm: Lunch Break
12:30pm: Larry Nucci Keynote and Sandy Award Presentation
1:30pm: Networking Sessions

Thursday, March 4

10:00am: Race and a Culture of Character Panel
11:00am: Herm Edwards Keynote
12:00pm: Lunch Break
12:30pm: Angela Duckworth Keynote
1:30pm: Networking Sessions

Friday, March 5

10:00am: Volunteer Recognition
11:00am: 2020 Promising Practices Celebration
12:30pm: 2020 National Schools of Character Celebration