Thank you to the parents, students, teachers, staff and board members who joined me for our November 17 live online community update.
Nurturing Gratitude in
Our Young People
Fostering an attitude of gratitude is essential to cultivating character in our children of all ages. Gratitude is foundational to inner peace and to peace in our Montessori and IB classrooms as well as peace in our world.
All of us are happier and more compassionate people when we show our appreciation to others. We know children can quickly learn “please” and “thank you.” However, guiding them to learn true gratitude takes time.
Click here to hear 3 Tips for Nurturing an Attitude of Gratitude in our children and teens.
What’s Happening at Westwood
Speaking of gratitude… please join me to recognize our teachers, staff and entire team for their dedication and EXTRAordinary Efforts!
From Halloween and HOCO festivities to C-Day and Family/Teacher conferences, click here for a look back at some important moments in our community. We also shared some upcoming key dates and COVID-19 updates.
The video recap also provides examples of how we’re supporting our students, family and community in 3 areas:
• Character & Community
• Emotional Support
Thank you for being a valuable part of our Westwood community.