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Carol Dweck’s New Response To Critiques Of Growth Mindset


The value of teaching students about a growth mindset has recently been criticized by some education researchers.

Today, Carol Dweck published an important response that – seems to me, at least – does an excellent job of answering those criticisms.

You can read it at The Conversation, Growth mindset interventions yield impressive results.

It also includes a lot of useful links.

The Mindset Scholars Network has also shared a summary of her article.

I’m adding it to The Best Resources On Helping Our Students Develop A “Growth Mindset.”

Author: Larry Ferlazzo

I'm a high school teacher in Sacramento, CA.

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