Turning Attitude into Achievement: 3 Takes on Growth Mindsets

Over the past decade, many educators and parents have learned how to unlock more potential from all students and children after learning about the inspiring work of Carol Dweck and the Growth Mindset movement. Recently, I have seen this work revisited as we – educators, parents, coaches alike – have experienced the challenges of implementing the changes in our language

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What to expect in a Middle School conference

Last week, I posted about why the conference is an important learning experience for students because it helps them develop their toolbox of learning strategies. Here is a follow up post about what you can expect in a Middle School conference, why certain items are chosen for the portfolio, and how we summarize these beliefs to students. The main idea

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