Gratitude and Kindness, a Combination that Works

There is a corny tradition practiced by many families around Thanksgiving that involves having everyone gathered at the table say something that they’re thankful for. But is it really so corny? Too[...]

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An October Tour of the Choose To Be Nice Schools

Our schools were busy in October launching their Choose To Be Nice Programs and setting up the activities that will teach students about making the choices that will create a lasting culture of[...]

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Nice Notes from the Nice Nook

There are so many great things happening with Choose To Be Nice that I can hardly contain myself. I get so excited when I see what our schools are doing, hear from someone about how a Daily Nice[...]

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Schools Launch Choose To Be Nice SEL Programs

It's so exciting when students return to school after the summer break and catch up with friends, meet new teachers and settle into the classroom. There is an energy of renewed enthusiasm as students[...]

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CTBN Enters Partnership With The NAESP

Choose To Be Nice Announces Partnership with the National Association of Elementary School Principals

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The Best Choice When Making 35,000 Decisions In a Day

At Choose To Be Nice, we believe a better world is possible. We believe that each of us has a choice of how we want to "be" in this world.  It can be hard to be nice when there is a lot of negativity[...]

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Harvey Silver Linings

School started in Port Aransas Independent School District, a small public school district on the coast of Texas known for its Legacy of Excellence, on Monday, August 21, 2017. The week before, at[...]

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Choose To Be Nice Club

by Lori Pacheco

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Choose To Be Nice to Donate 15% of Sales for Hurricane Relief Efforts

They Need Our Help The cleanup efforts have only begun in Florida and there is still so much to do in Texas. Our hearts go out to all the people who have been affected by these hurricanes and[...]

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High School Choose To Be Nice Club Makes Everyone Feel Welcome

Imagine what it’s like to be a student in a big high school with no one to talk to. It can be lonely and discouraging. Thankfully, I work with a wonderful group of students who care and want to make[...]

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