Katherine Smith School Habits of the Mind

Smith School Habits of MindEvergreen School District in San Jose, California is home to Katherine R. Smith Elementary, whose vision is be the model of excellence for 21st century learning and community service. As part of its three-year plan to reinvent the school with the future in mind, Katherine Smith School developed Habits of the Mind, a tool to help transform the school’s culture into a place with opportunities for deep learning where students think, learn, work, communicate, collaborate, and contribute.