Growth Mindset

By Mark Chubb | Mark Chubb created a magazine on Flipboard. “Growth Mindset on Flipboard” is available with thousands of other magazines and all the news you care about. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Mark Chubb”.

Pick a Quote

Seems to me that many schools and districts are asking questions about assessment in mathematics. So, I thought I would share a few quotes that might …

Mathematics

So you want your students to have a Growth Mindset?

There has been much talk about Growth Mindset the past few years. Many teachers recognize that there are a lot of students who exhibit a fixed …

Teaching

Changing Your Math 'Mindset' Can Boost Your Math Performance

Support the news<p>There’s a scene in the 1988 movie "Stand and Deliver," where high school math teacher Jaime Escalante (played by Edward James Olmos) …

The Zone of Optimal Confusion

In the Ontario curriculum we have many expectations (standards) that tell us students are expected to, “Determine through investigation…” or at least …

Seeking Challenges in Math

I was working with a grade 7 teacher and his students a while back. The teacher came to me with an interesting problem, his students were doing quite …

Mathematics

How to Set Up Positive Norms…

How will your students view mathematics this year? What norms will you set up to help your students share your views of mathematics?<p>If you haven’t …

Who makes the biggest impact?

A few years ago I had the opportunity to listen to Damian Cooper (expert on assessment and evaluation here in Ontario). He shared with us an analogy …

Accessing Our Spatial Reasoning

I spent some time with a wonderful kindergarten teacher a while back. The two of us were chatting when a little boy, probably 4 or 5 years old walked …

Mathematics

Is it enough for teachers to have a growth mindset?

New research suggests that what teachers actually <b>do</b> in the classroom is more important than their <b>beliefs</b> when it comes to helping students develop a …

How you can be good at math, and other surprising facts about learning | Jo Boaler | TEDxStanford

Growth Mindset: Clearing up Some Common Confusions

By Eduardo BriceñoA growth mindset is the understanding that personal qualities and abilities can change. It leads people to take on challenges, …

How ‘Productive Failure’ In Math Class Helps Make Lessons Stick

Learning from failure has become a popular idea in education recently, partly because it feels like common sense to many people. In a general way, …

Teaching

Growth mindset doesn’t promise pupils the world

The Psychologists Benjamin Bloom and Anders Ericsson both came to believe that almost anyone could do almost anything. Their research (which, in …

j_boaler01

Jo Boaler: Mindsets

RT @kassiaowedekind: Sneak peek at 5th grader Suliana's thinking about math has changed this year. More to come at NCTM... http://t.co/yemPDmAnOg

The power of believing that you can improve | Carol Dweck

Solve

Living beyond limits | Amy Purdy

https://download.ted.com/talks/AmyPurdy_2011X-64k.mp4When she was 19, Amy Purdy lost both her legs below the knee. And now ... she's a pro …

Dancing with the Stars

RT @osirisedu: http://t.co/7K4hQVj9pr

RT @Gary_S_King: Here's a visual I've been using with my students, inspired by Carol Dweck feel free to share #education #leadership http://t.co/0npb5f69cg

Michael Jordan "Failure" Commercial HD 1080p

Famous Failures

“If given the choice, always choose the harder option.” @TeacherToolkit #ukedchat #SLTchat #edchat http://t.co/QTbkqJeCIG

RT @turnmeluce: Power of yet.....#growthmindset http://t.co/SdBIUj5Ykr #edchat #MOedchat

Thanks to inspiration and sharing from #MTBoS... Change your Mindset! @mathequalslove and @druinok http://t.co/ZxuYSEdJ1N