Growth Mindset Resources

Below are links to a couple of excellent resources that will help us with our Board Learning Goal.  I will continuously add to this page; be sure to send me what you find!

(be sure to also look at the comment section below as some have been adding resources that they have come across!! My thanks to Chris for the number that he has added so far!)

http://ow.ly/LbuRf   Teaching about the Brain

http://www.hightechhigh.org/unboxed/issue10/mindsets_and_student_agency_contributors/  a great article that highlights the Mindsets! thanks Kathleen!

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http://blogs.edweek.org/teachers/classroom_qa_with_larry_ferlazzo/2012/10/response_classroom_strategies_to_foster_a_growth_mindset.html  (be sure to access some of the resources included in this blog as they lead you to tools that can be used in your work!)

http://whatkidscando.org/resources/pdf/Growth%20Mindset%20Activites%20&%20Assignments.PDF

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XkziAM_ZyDM   Will Smith…awesome!!!

http://www.whatkidscando.org/featurestories/2012/12_just_listen/  (a series of videos from kids!)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HhxcFGuKOys why you need to fail…another awesome video especially for our junior, intermediate and senior students!

http://sim.abel.yorku.ca/?page_id=2751  – this is the website from SIM that school boards are populating with resources that they are using for Growth Mindset. Have a look…there are many excellent resources.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7sQIEBWbJyg

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u3ounuX6a38

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XLeUvZvuvAs     The Power of Yet from Sesame Street!

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Manitouwadge High School is using Daniel Coyle’s “The Talent Code”  – Coyle’s website/blog     http://thetalentcode.com/  Ted passes on that there is some great material on the site that relates directly to the learning we’ve been doing on Growth Mindset.  If you scroll down on his homepage, there’s an especially interesting entry called “Five Back-to-School Study Hacks for Kids,” which among other ideas discusses “interleaved practice.”

Growth Mindset Quotes  This is a file taken from the SIM site – they are just numerous quotes on growth mindset for us to use.

growth-mindset-feedback-tool       It is a great tool outlining ways that we can give feedback to our students through a growth mindset lens.  (From Chris! Thanks!)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0uDDEEHDf1Y&index=5&list=PLvzOwE5lWqhQaMdlA9uIB9OxPPkchIr-6  (another from Chris!)

Was excited to find this article because it ties in previous learning about growth mindset with Hattie’s work on effect size.  (from Jennifer O)   http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/finding_common_ground/2015/07/why_a_growth_mindset_wont_work.html?r=374372333&cmp=eml-eb-pop082515&preview=1

3 responses

  1. Here is a great video to show students/staff to engage in the discussion on perseverance.
    “If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again”.

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  2. Carol Dweck – A Study on Praise and Mindsets

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