Welcome to the Bonner Center for Character Education
This site has been made available through support from the Bonner Family Foundation in Fresno, California. We hope to support educators throughout the Central Valley who provide wholesome environments for children. We welcome your participation and your contributions. Contact us if you would like to provide reviews of materials, books, relevant links or activities in your district that teachers should know about.
- What is Character Education? Read Dr. Benninga's interview with Character Counts!
- Access the Listing of the Bonner Center Book Collection
- 2018-19 Annual Bonner Center Report
- Bonner Family Foundation Statement of Beliefs
Conference on Character and Civic Education
Each year the Bonner Center hosts the Conference on Character and Civic Education. Student teachers from Fresno State and Fresno Pacific University gain valuable resources to further their teaching journey and local valley school are awarded for their efforts on character and civic education.
Learn more about the conference and how you can submit an application for your elementary, middle or high school to receive the Character Education Award.