“The Virtues Project™ is a model global program of all cultures.”
UN Secretariat, International Year of the Family
DR PHYLLIS CHEW
Dr Phyllis G.L. Chew is a recipient of the National Institute of Education’s Teacher of the Year award, several Teaching Excellence awards as well as the Ministry of Community Development’s Distinguished
Long Service Award for volunteerism.
As a licensed facilitator of the Virtues Project, she inspires individuals
to live more meaningful and joyful lives, assists families to bring up responsible children who live lives of integrity. She accompanies managers, educators and parents to create caring and high performing learning.
THE FIVE STRATEGIES
1. SPEAK THE LANGUAGE
Experience how the
power of words to bring out the best
2. RECOGNIZE TEACHABLE MOMENTS
Recognize Teachable Moments as
opportunities for our own growth
3. SET CLEAR BOUNDARIES
Set Clear Boundaries for healthy lives
4. HONOR THE SPIRIT
Honor the Spirit and learn simple practices
for daily routines of reverence
5. OFFER COMPANIONING
A powerful listening tool
for discernment, conflict resolution, healing
grief and abuse, and suicide prevention
We offer a variety of workshops and presentations on The Five Strategies, from a brief introduction to multiple-day workshops. Sponsor a custom program for your organizations or community.
- Inspiring Leadership & Teamwork in the workplace(managers, staff of organisations and communities)
- A pace of grace: the virtues of a sustainable life(leadership conference and personal growth events)
- Bringing out the best in our children and ourselves
- From Violence to Virtues: transforming bullies to leaders(teachers, counsellors, managers)
- Creating a culture of character in the whole school(parents,educators, counsellors, teachers)
VIRTUES CARDS AND POSTERS
The Educators Guide, Classroom Virtue Cards and virtues posters
are character education tools for the classroom and school community.
The Educators Guide
The Educators Guide will teach you the Five Strategies of The Virtues Project™, provide you with tools to implement, and provide you with virtues activities for 52 virtues. Some of what you will learn about:
the power of words, and importance of using virtues language
recognizing that virtues (strengths) are always there in teachable moments
why boundaries are so important and how to set clear boundaries
remind you to celebrate and honor one another
your leadership style
Classroom Virtues Cards
Classroom Virtue Cards are a deck of 52 different virtues that teach the meaning of a specific virtue and ways to practice the virtue.
They are a great tool for classroom discussion, boundary setting, writing assignments, journals, restorative justice and reflection corner. Virtues Posters serve as gentle reminders to practice virtues and add rich vocabulary to discussions and writing projects.
Virtues Posters serve as gentle reminders to practice virtues and add rich vocabulary to discussions and writing project