How can we help our students develop a growth mindset?

How to weave a growth mindset into school culture

Carol Dweck’s concept of the growth mindset is widely talked about in the context of business and corporate learning, but it is not a term that is widely used in the context of Higher Education.

Encouraging students to develop a growth mindset is essential in enabling them to overcome the barriers they perceive to prevent them from learning effectively. In this article, Katrina Schwarz explains what a student with a growth mindset looks like, and the conditions that support its development.

How do you encourage your students to develop a growth mindset?

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