Carol Dweck Revisits the 'Growth Mindset'
Carol Dweck, who parsed the difference between a "fixed" and a "growth" mindset, clarifies her theories of intelligence.
GROWTH MINDSET: 72 Motivational Notes for Students (Modern Art)
72 unique Growth Mindset Notes encourage middle school and high school students to believe they can learn anything and help them develop the attitudes, habits, and work ethics that will help them persevere through challenges and succeed in all subjects and classes! Ready to print, cut, and go – implement growth mindset today with these notes!
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Growth Mindset Vs. Fixed Mindset
I've had a lot of frustration this year with students that aren't willing to try. I often hear, "I can't" or "I don't want to" or "this is too hard." There have been several nights when I have laid awake thoroughly depressed over my inability to motivate them. Then I stumbled across something interesting on Pinterest (yeah, Pinterest!) yesterday: the concept of growth mindset vs. fixed mindset. I spent the next two hours (oops! forgot about dinner) reading everything I could find. It all…
One of my students today reminded me just why I had developed this Effort Meter a few years ago. :-) This became a tool that was used throughout most of my middle school building a few years back. Some of the teachers even brought it home to use with their children and yes.....you guessed it...their spouses! I, of course, found that to be hilarious! This can be used with all students. Sometimes it is an even more effective tool to use with those students who are classified as "gifted" to try…
How to Fix a Slump - Daniel Coyle
Acceptance of mistakes as natural is a key to developing intelligence and thriving. Carol Dweck, Growth Mindset
The Growth Mindset
There is new research on the growth mindset and how students can fulfill their potential by changing their mindset on learning. The human mind is wired to learn. From the time we are born, we are l…