Good character at school: Positive classroom behavior mediates the link between character strengths and school achievement

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Wagner, Lisa ; Ruch, Willibald (2015)
  • Publisher: Frontiers Research Foundation
  • Journal: volume 6 (issn: 1664-1078, eissn: 1664-1078)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4432234, doi: 10.5167/uzh-110590, doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2015.00610
  • Subject: positive psychology | Institute of Psychology | character | positive education | Psychology | adolescents | virtues | character strengths | Original Research | 150 Psychology | school achievement | VIA classification

Character strengths have been found to be substantially related to children’s and adolescents’ well-being. Initial evidence suggests that they also matter for school success (e.g., Weber and Ruch, 2012). The present set of two studies aimed at replicating and extending ... View more
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