Presentation materials for an educator inservice on growth mindsets. Includes background information, historical perspectives, a self-assessment, and strategies for assisting students in developing growth mindsets.
“I don’t do teaching for
a living, I live teaching as my doing . . . and technology has amplified my passion for doing so.” I believe that one of the roles and responsibilities of the 21st century education is to share resources, ideas, and instructional strategies with other educators. As such I Tweet @jackiegerstein and Blog at http://usergeneratededucation.wordpress.c om/
● Historical Precedents ● Video
and Online Interactive Exploration of Mindsets ● Tarp Flip - Flipping from a Fixed to a Growth Mindset ● Small Group Slideshow on Growth Mindsets ● Educator with a Growth Mindset - Characteristics & Assessment ● Small group goal setting - identify one or two areas to develop own growth mindset ● Helping Students Develop a Growth Mindset: Brainstorming of how to increase the growth mindsets of students at Carlos Rosario Public Charter School. ● Possible Follow-up Actions:?
A lot of teachers are
saying ‘yes I have a growth mindset’, without doing the work and without making a journey to deeply understand it and to know how to apply it. Carol Dweck http://schoolsweek.co.uk/why-mindset-is- not-a-tool-to-make-children-feel-good/