I’ve recently begun this weekly post where I’ll be sharing resources I’m adding to The Best Social Emotional Learning (SEL) Resources or other related “Best” lists.
You might also be interested in The Best Social Emotional Learning Resources Of 2017.
Here are this week’s picks:
Research every teacher should know: growth mindset is from The Guardian. I’m adding it to The Best Resources On Helping Our Students Develop A “Growth Mindset.”
Praise the effort, not the outcome? Think again is by Carol Dweck. I’m adding it to the same list.
The Benefits of Helping Teens Identify Their Purpose in Life is from MindShift. I’m adding it to The Best Resources On Students Having A “Purpose For Learning”
I’m adding this tweet to The Best Posts, Articles & Videos About Learning From Mistakes & Failures:
“Failure is information—we label it failure, but it’s more like, ‘This didn’t work, and I’m a problem solver, so I’ll try something else.’”#students #growthmindset #Mindset #Growth #motivation #effort #education #edchat #educators #classroom #EdLeaders https://t.co/FotskFYQvw
— Brainology (@Brainology) January 4, 2018
I know the person who sent this next tweet meant it to show a positive trait, but I believe it shows what can happen when “grit” goes wild. Our students need to be aware when it’s time to give up on something, too. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About “Grit”:
I love this 😂 #stayfocused pic.twitter.com/HABmmuWgfq
— Heather F Dyche (@HeatherDyche) January 4, 2018