Each month we discuss important traits that help build a person's character in a positive way. Then we highlight a historical figure that has demonstrated a particular character trait. We discuss ways in which they exemplified a certain character trait and emphasize the importance of developing these to become great students and citizens in our world. This month we are learning about what it means to be a polite person. We discussed ways that people can be polite. Emily Post was a well-known author who wrote many books and newspaper columns about good manners. We recognize her for the contributions she shared with her audience...a few nice words can go a long way!