About the Ethics Institute at Kent Place School


To promote the process and practice of ethical decision-making in primary and secondary school communities.

Why Ethics?

What We Do

Student Programming

We offer meaningful learning opportunities for K-12 students around ethics. Our wide range of programming includes: ethics in the disciplines, ethics electives, summer programs, ethics bowl competitions, ethics clubs, ethics advisory and ethics chats.

Parent and Community Events

We provide various opportunities for families and community members to consider and discuss important ethical issues. Our workshops, chats and speaker series provide a platform to learn, practice and promote engaged ethical dialogue.

Partnerships and Collaborations

We partner with numerous organizations to provide comprehensive and context-based ethics programming. Through our collaborations with industry leaders, educational institutions and non-profits, we put ethics in action.

Training and Curriculum

We lead professional workshops for all types of educators interested in incorporating ethics into their unique contexts. This includes training, coaching and curriculum resources on topics such as: ethics across the curriculum, building an ethical community, and developing core competencies of ethical decision making, literacy, and leadership.

Our History