Character and Leadership Outline

I. Perseverance- the ability to overcome obstacles and achieve success

-Booker T. Washington- Notes..... At least 2 paragraphs

-Rudy- Notes.... At least 2 paragraphs



II. Attitude- Approaching everyday with enthusiasm, confidence and a positive outlook

Mattie Stepanek- Notes... At least 2 paragraphs

Cinderella Man- Notes... At least 2 paragraphs



III. Empathy- Trying to understand another person's experience; to put yourself in their shoes.

-Helen Keller- Notes... At least 2 paragraphs

-Blindside- Notes... At least 2 paragraphs


IV. Responsibility- Keeping promises, making obligations and being accountable for your actions.

-Cal Ripken Jr. - Notes... At least 2 paragraphs

-Pursuit of Happyness- Notes... At least 2 paragraphs



V. Tolerance- Understand and embrace people from different backgrounds.

-Arthur Ashe - Notes... At least 2 paragraphs

-Remember The Titans- Notes... At least 2 paragraphs



VI. Preparation- Doing all you can today to ensure success for tomorrow.

-Captain Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger - Notes... At least 2 paragraphs

-Stand and Deliver- Notes... At least 2 paragraphs



VII. Integrity- Using an internal set of ethical values as a guide to do the right thing.


-Sonja Sotomayor & Jesse Ventura - Notes... At least 2 paragraphs

-It Could Happen To You- Notes... At least 2 paragraphs


VIII. CourageAn inner strength to confront wrongdoing, take risks and live life to the fullest.

-Amelia Earhart- Notes... At least 2 paragraphs

-The Majestic- Notes... At least 2 paragraphs

IX. HonestyTelling the truth regardless of the consequences and circumstances.

-Sherron Watkins- Notes... At least 2 paragraphs

-The Ron Clark Story- Notes... At least 2 paragraphs