Character First Education Qualities


The Character First elementary curriculum presents timeless character traits in a bold, fresh manner. The following qualities are included in our elementary curriculum and each page offers downloads that correspond with the curriculum, available at


The Character First Secondary curriculum was published from 2000 - 2014. Geared towards older students, each character quality was applied to various subjects. No longer in print, we are pleased to make most of the content available digitally for those looking into teaching older students.

(We appreciate your patience as we continue the process of adding content over the next several months)

Attentiveness Gratefulness Punctuality Tolerance
Creativity Initiative Resourcefulness Truthfulness
Discretion Obedience Responsibility Virtue
Forgiveness Orderliness Self-Control
Generosity Patience Sincerity
Attentiveness Punctuality
Creativity Resourcefulness
Discretion Responsibility
Forgiveness Self-Control
Generosity Sincerity
Gratefulness Tolerance
Initiative Truthfulness
Obedience Virtue