(105 ILCS 5/27-12)
(from Ch. 122, par. 27-12)
Every public school teacher shall teach character education, which includes the teaching of respect, responsibility, fairness, caring, trustworthiness, and citizenship, in order to raise pupils' honesty, kindness,
justice, discipline, respect for others, and moral courage for the purpose
of lessening crime and raising
the standard of good character.
(Source: P.A. 94-187, eff. 7-12-05.)