"Gratitude is a sort of laughter of the heart that comes about after some surprising kindness." (David Brooks)
We are all used to the idea that learning can improve our minds. However, we may not think as much about an equally important idea - that understanding our own character, and the fact that we all have strengths of character and character traits with which we struggle, allows us to know who we are and how our attitudes impact our lives. One especially compelling trait is gratitude.
Happy Thanks-Giving! Read about the 5th and 6th grade's study of character.Read More