Character Development Lesson

Keeping a Confidence

As our society becomes ever more connected, information flows freely and often indiscreetly. What kind of information should we keep private? When, if ever, should we disclose private information?

Keeping a confidence establishes trust but some secrets shouldn’t be kept.

Videos for Tonight’s Meeting

VIDEO 1: Eisenhower’s Secret

Cadet Small Group Questions

  • Describe the 2 types of secrets addressed in the video.
  • Which one should have been kept a secret, and which one should have not been kept a secret?
  • Why?

VIDEO 2: The Weight of a Secret