Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Nurturing a Growth Mindset at FES!

Every so often a truly groundbreaking idea comes along. This is one. This summer the staff at FES all read Mindset by Carol Dweck.  We have taken the time to make meaning for ourselves as learners and over the last few weeks we have been engaging our students in how to nurture a growth mindset where resiliency and perseverance is a celebrated part of learning!

If you are interested in learning more, check out these two great TED Talks:
(Click on the links below.)
  1. The Power of belief -- mindset and success | Eduardo Briceno | TEDxManhattanBeach
  2. The Key to Success? Grit - Angela Duckworth

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