Rogers Park, Near North and Chiaravalle Montessori schools are hosting Madeline Levine, Ph.D.. Dr. Levine is a psychologist, educator and co-founder of Challenge Success a project birthed at Stanford's School of Education. A New York Times bestselling author, she is a frequent keynote speaker for schools, parents and business leaders. The event is on October 24th in Nichols Hall at The Music Institute in Evanston (1490 Chicago Ave), scheduled from 7-8:30p. There is a book signing immediately following. Copies of her book will be for sale courtesy of Women and Children First bookstore in Andersonville.
She is known for her books, The Price of Privilege and Teach Your Children Well: Parenting for Authentic Success.
The talk is based on her book Teach Your Children Well. This book...' focuses on choice—how we view success, raise our children, and expend our energies and resources. It is also about the courage to make the changes we believe in. The time has come, says Levine, to return our overwrought families to a healthier and saner version of themselves.'-taken from her website