Helpful Resources: Integrating Growth Mindset in Schools #ASCA18

If you are thinking about attending my ASCA 2018 session on Growth Mindset, these are some of the resources that I will refer to.  (A little preview! Hope to see you there in LA on Sunday July 15th at 1:30 pm). This will also serve as your “handout”. Praising Progress Vs. Praising Intelligence: A great Read More …

Growth Mindset Freebies

Who doesn’t like freebies?? Here are some awesome resources: Growth Mindset Coloring Sheets Freebies from Teachers Pay Teachers: Growth Mindset Poster (Grades 5-12) (by the Middle Child) Growth vs. Fixed Mindset Poster Set for Elementary (by Wise Owl Factory) Printable Interactive Notebook on Growth Mindset (by I spy Learning)   Barbara Gruener (counselor and blogger: Read More …

Growth Mindset Mini-Grant: Download it Here

We all like to get resources funded for our programs, right? So, click here to copy this grant  so that you can easily tweak it and submit it to your local PTA, professional organization, or local business asking to support your growth mindset initiative. Depending on how much you are asking for will determine your “items requested” Read More …

Video Clips for Self-Talk, Making Mistakes and Looking on the Bright Side

Q: How can you help students deal the stress and frustration?  A: Teach them about positive self-talk and that mistakes lead to brain growth. While brushing up my “Self-Talk, Making Mistakes and Looking on the Bright Side” lesson, I found many video clips that would be great to use as supplements. These would work great Read More …

Middle School Videos to Teach Growth Mindset

For all of you middle school educators our there, here are some growth mindset video clips for you! Other clips and resources for middle schoolers are found below. List of Growth Mindset Resources  Video: Growth Mindset vs Fixed Mindset (5:03) http://larryferlazzo.edublogs.org/2012/10/13/the-best-resources-on-helping-our-students-develop-a-growth-mindset/ Video: Your Brain is Plastic   (4:07)     Video: Your Brain is Amazing (1:16)   Determination and Read More …

Introducing Growth Mindset to Your Staff

 “In a nationwide poll of K-12 teachers conducted by the Education Week Research Center, 77 percent said they were familiar or very familiar with growth mindset, but 85 percent said they wanted more professional development in the area.” (article September 20, 2016). If you are an educator who knows anything about Growth Mindset, YOU know it’s good for Read More …