Liberty Junior held their first ever Character Night recently, in which
all 7th grade students and their parents discussed the importance of
personal character strengths.
The interactive evening provided
parents a chance to identify their own character strengths and learn
about their Liberty Junior student’s identified strengths.
to the event, the students completed the VIA Institution on Character
survey, which gave each student a personalized report of their top five
character strengths. Scientific research indicates that a focus on the
top five will subsequently build up the other character traits.
Counselors have followed up with students in class to discuss the wealth
of information, the value and use of the report. Liberty Junior will
continue to provide building activities over the school year to
emphasize traits and give opportunities for continued growth of these