Scheduled Dates

3/5/2021   06:00 PM  09:00 PM
3/6/2021   08:00 AM  06:00 PM
3/7/2021   08:00 AM  06:00 PM
3/19/2021   06:00 PM  09:00 PM
3/20/2021   08:00 AM  06:00 PM
3/21/2021   08:00 AM  06:00 PM

Character Education

Dates: 3/5/2021 to 3/21/2021
Fr 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Sa 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Su 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM

There will be no class held on
03/12, 03/13, 03/14
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Located in : Hilton Garden Inn Dobbs Ferry, Baywood One
Instructor: Jillian Desiderio

Regular Student: $622.00

Participants will explore theories, identify skills that can be integrated into the classroom, and identify character traits that are important in their school. Participants will create lesson plans, then analyze and critique these lessons to see the value of promoting character development in students.This course explores the concept that the teacher can be an effective model for their students. Participants will identify their personal character strengths and explore how these strengths work to aid them when problems occur in the classroom. 

This course is intended to apply not just to school, but to life as well. Therefore, this course also involves exploring avenues to involve the entire school, parents, and the community.

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Additional Information

Spring face to face classes will be held on Zoom if there is a resurgence in COVID-19.

Hilton Garden Inn

201 Ogden Ave

 Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522


Face masks are required on site. Social distancing and safety measures in accordance with CDC guidelines will be in place.

VERY IMPORTANT - Course Materials: Students are required to order their own textbook. Please see for information on ordering. Locate your course and you will see your textbook listed.

The College of Saint Rose will award you three (3) semester hours of graduate credit for successfully completing this course. All Participants must have a minimum of a Bachelor's Degree to receive credit from The College of Saint Rose. You will receive a letter grade.

Registration Forms: Will be given in class.

FERPA Policy

The College of Saint Rose requires all students to complete a FERPA form (even if you are not authorizing anyone to view your records). This form will allow you to set up a password which will be required for verification whenever you are communicating with The College.

The College of Saint Rose Students: NYSED requirements prohibit students from exceeding 12 credits during any SUMMER semester and 15 credits for each of the SPRING or FALL semesters through The College of Saint Rose.  It is the student's responsibility to keep track of the hours taken by semester.

Course requirements include: Participation, attendance, reading assignments, written assignments, projects and/or final exams; however, requirements may vary for each course.

*$50 Deposit is non-refundable. *Cancellations must be received two weeks pri