Bena Kallick and Art Costa are co-authors of Nurturing Habits of Mind in Early Childhood
. They are co-directors, Institute for Habits of Mind, a private consultant providing services to school districts, state departments of education, professional organizations, and public agencies throughout the US and internationally. Art Costa is professor emeritus of education at California State University. Abbie Eklund, Principal of Lincoln Elementary School, 2016 ASCD Emerging Leader.