Prof. Art Costa & Dr Bena Kallick
Institute for Habits of Mind
Growing Self-Directed Children with Habits of Mind
In this session you will find out:
* what Habits of Mind are
* learn some language patterns that build independent thinking
* how to move from modelling to independence
* how to embody the Habits of Mind as an inspiration to your child
* how to help your child think about and control their thinking
Art is a past president of ASCD, author and editor of numerous books and articles on coaching, teaching for thinking and the Habits of Mind including Cognitive Coaching (with Robert Garmston) The School as Home for the Mind, Developing Minds; A Resource Book for Teaching Thinking, and most recently, (with Bena Kallick), Nurturing Habits of Mind in Early Childhood Classrooms.
Bena Kallick is an author, speaker, and educational consultant who has co-authored many books on Habits of Mind with Arthur Costa. She most recently co-authored Students at the Center: Personalized Learning with Habits of Mind with Allison Zmuda. Costa and Kallick are the co-founders of the Institute for Habits of Mind.
Find out more at www.habitsofmindinstitute.org