My Quest for Zest

I’ve taken the VIA Survey annually over the past three years, and the character strength of zest has fallen to the bottom each time. In 2014, zest was ranked at #20; in 2015 it fell to #24; and...

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Champions Institute 2017

This week Mayerson Academy is hosting the 2017 Champions Institute, an event designed to bring together educators and administrators who have been implementing the Thriving Learning Communities...

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Celebrating Teachers!

From May 8-12, 2017, the United States celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week. Many restaurants and businesses offer discounts to teachers on May 9 (National Teacher Appreciation Day) and in some cases...

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Learning Every Day

The character strength of the month for May is Love of Learning. VIA describes Love of Learning this way, “If Love of Learning is your top strength, you love learning new things, whether in a...

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