- focus and self control (link to a cute 3-minute video)
- perspective taking
- making connections
- critical thinking
- taking on challenges
- self-directed, engaged learning
I can't wait to hear her talk at this year's American Montessori Society Annual Conference in Chicago. So much of her work and philosophy are in concert with Dr. Montessori's work. If you can't make it to Chicago in March, you may want to watch this interview with Katie Couric.