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About Character Lab
What is Character Lab's mission?
Why was Character Lab created?
What do you mean by "character"?
Does participating in Character Lab require use of curriculum?
Joining Character Lab Research Network (CLRN)
How can I help my district become part of CLRN?
How are districts chosen to become part of CLRN?
If my district is not immediately selected to join CLRN, what happens next?
What are my district’s next steps if accepted to the network?
Is there a cost to participate?
What are research activities?
Who creates research activities?
When does my school participate in research activities?
Who participates in research activities?
How do students participate?
Can remote students participate?
How do students access the digital platform?
What technology does my school need to participate?
School Research Lead
What is a School Research Lead?
What are the benefits of being a School Research Lead?
What responsibilities does a School Research Lead have?
School and District Input
How does participating in Character Lab align with our district priorities?
How is district and school input represented in the research process?
How is student voice represented in the research process?
Student Thriving Index
What is the Student Thriving Index?
What data will my school receive? How often is data received?
How do schools use the Student Thriving Index?
Can my school or district give input on the Student Thriving Index?
What is CLIP?
What are CLIPsters’ primary responsibilities?
Who do CLIPsters work with?
Do CLIPsters get paid?
Who is eligible to apply?
Character Lab Convening
What is Convening?
When and where does Convening take place?
Who attends Convening?
What can I expect at Convening?
What do I need to do to register?
Student Assent and Privacy
How do you keep student data safe?
What student PII is collected through the Research Network?
Are students required to participate in research activities?
Can parents opt their students out?
How can parents opt their students out?
What happens if a parent chooses to opt out their student?
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