Mission Statement

To train superintendents in the Values Infusion Methodology so that they are fully equipped to train principals, who will in turn train teachers, to create values-centered school cultures where students understand, believe in, and act on the Values Code as a way of life.

Who We Are

ValuesFirst a non-religious, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization is a character education initiative created by a group of District of Columbia teachers, students, and principals. The Values Code Initiative centers on training teachers, principals, and staff in building character in children by instilling in them the importance of values in their everyday lives.