Vickie Gorton

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Teaching Students to Embrace Mistakes

To a teacher, this should be incredibly frustrating. You spend a huge part of your life grading tests, commenting on essays, and providing thoughtful …

Interesting Visual- Teacher with Growth Mindset Vs Teachers with Fixed Mindset

July 28, 2014 <i><br>The Educator and The Growth Mindse</i>t is the title of this nice visual created by Dr. Jackie Gerstein. This visual beautifully and …

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<b>Process Praise</b><p>Some of the most prominent psychologists behind all of this talk about talking are Stanford University’s Carol Dweck, author of the …

Can Focus On 'Grit' Work In School Cultures That Reward Grades?

"It's a very, I think, American idea in some ways — really pursuing something against all odds," she says.<p>Duckworth says her research shows grit is …

Change is a Mindset

For many years New Milford High School was just like virtually every other public school in this country defined solely by traditional indicators of …

Professor Carol Dweck 'Teaching a growth mindset' at Young Minds 2013

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A Wonderful Poster on Failure

July13, 2014<br>I have always believed that teachers (and people in general) MUST have an open midset; one that tolerates and celebrates mistakes and …

The Learning Myth: Why I'll Never Tell My Son He's Smart

This post has a new home! Click here to read it alongside other conversations with Sal. By: Salman Khan Join …

10 Ways Schools Can Prepare Students to Fail Well

Remember those little toys shaped like an egg called weebles? “Weebles wobble, but they don’t fall down.” This is a pretty good life lesson if you …

Growth Mindset and the Common Core Math Standards

Fixed Mindset vs. Growth Mindset<p>Brain scientists define learning as a process that will modify a subsequent behavior, and memory as the record left …

Becoming a growth mindset school

The idea of becoming a growth mindset school has been over a year in the making. Our Headteacher bought each member of SLT a copy of <i>Mindset</i> for …

RT @PHobler: A growth mindset reflection tool http://t.co/mI4viGmREo

Kaizen. Constant and never-ending improvement. Not just a word, it is a mindset for growth. #success #happiness #mindset

Top 15 Growth Mindset Quotes to Inspire YOU

Growth Mindset Quotes | Top 15 Inspiration for a Growth Mindset<p><b>Growth Mindset Quotes</b> are key to helping you boost your sense of self-worth and enjoy …

Cultivating a Growth Mindset Inside Inclusion Classrooms

A MiddleWeb Blog<p>Are you the type to embrace hard work and challenges? Do you persist toward mastering goals even when there are setbacks and barriers …

Helping Students Develop a Growth Mindset

I’ve written about helping students develop a growth mindset before, but I would argue that challenging students to grow and realize their potential …

Great #growthmindset #infographic #scdsb http://t.co/WM2vY1i5pP via @ChrisWeissCT

The Habits of Successful People: They Have a Growth Mindset

<i>This is the 5th post in our series discussing The Habits of Successful people, written by James Clear and Joel Gascoigne. You can read them all …

Mindset | The Mindsets

Mindsets are beliefs—beliefs about yourself and your most basic qualities. Think about your intelligence, your talents, your personality. Are these …

Measuring a ‘growth mindset’ in a new school accountability system

Stanford University psychologist Carol Dweck’s research on intelligence, motivation and achievement has changed the thinking of educators around the …

A school that keeps learning - Part 3: Growth mindset

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Mindset | How can you change from a fixed mindset to a growth mindset?

Step1. Learn to hear your fixed mindset “voice.”<p>As you approach a challenge, that voice might say to you “Are you sure you can do it? Maybe you don’t …

Teacher Agency: Educators Moving from a Fixed to a Growth Mindset

Teacher Agency: Educators Moving from a Fixed to a Growth Mindset<p>It is a myth that we operate under a set of oppressive bureaucratic constraints. In …

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