Developing a growth mindset has been identified as a key strategy for increasing youth achievement, motivation, and resiliency (Rattan et al. 2015). At its core, growth mindset describes the idea that one’s abilities can change through using new learning strategies and receiving appropriate mentoring (Dweck 2008). In contrast, a fixed mindset relates to the idea that ability is … [Read more...]
About Blakely K. Tsurusaki
Blakely K. Tsurusaki is a senior research scientist with the Goodlad Institute for Educational Renewal at the University of Washington Bothell in Bothell, Washington.