Thomas Lickona

Recent blog posts by this author

Six Ways to Teach and Practice Gratitude

Kindness means thinking of others and acting in ways that contribute to their happiness. Complaining certainly doesn't do that.  If you’ve been trying to make kindness part of your family culture and there’s still a lot of complaining, it’...

Battling Porn With Virtue Education (and Common Sense)

For more than four decades, my work as a developmental psychologist and educator has focused on helping schools and parents develop good character in youth. I direct a character education center at the State University of New York in Cortland, New...