Stop Saying "You're So Smart" - Growth Mindset
Last year, my school invited Eduardo Briceño to talk to us about the importance of having a growth mindset, a concept from "The Power of Belief - Mindset and Success" and this book by Carol Dweck (affiliate link)! He basically asserts that there are two types of people: those who think intelligence and skills are fixed/unchanging and others who believe they are able to be developed/honed. In his speech and his book, he discusses one thing that we all (likely) have done: tell a student how…
The Best 21 Classroom Management Tips And Tricks
Doesn't every teacher dream of an efficient classroom where no problems occur and lessons run smoothly? Here are 21 classroom management tips.
Oppimismerkit tekevät oppimisesta näkyvää ja kannustavaa
Viime keväänä otin oppimismerkit käyttöön 7. ja 8. luokan biologiassa ja maantiedossa. Niiden idean takana on digitaaliset osaamismerkit. Digitaalisia osaamismerkkejä käytetään osaamisen tunnistami…
Carol Dweck Revisits the 'Growth Mindset' (Opinion)
Carol Dweck, who parsed the difference between a “fixed” and a “growth” mindset, clarifies her theories of intelligence.