Got An Attitude Solution: Instilling the Growth Mindset In Our Youth
Instilling the Growth Mindset
Instilling the Growth Mindset Into Our School Community
-LEVEL UP OURSELVES SO WE CAN LEVEL UP OUR STUDENTS.-
Before you continue, verbally repeat, practice, and apply these goals to your own personal and professional practice everyday. I know it's hard and difficult and under times of stress as we travel between a fixed mindset and a growth mindset. So be aware of your own state of mind, step back in moments of stress, and make decisions that will allow for your own growth and your learner's growth.
This website will give you a general summary and comparison about a fixed mindset and growth mindset.
YOUR LEARNING JOURNEY IS LIKE THE HEROES JOURNEY
How are you aware of your growth? Think of your growth as your mythical story as you travel through your own learning journey. As in all journeys, we all begin with a starting stage. We are transformed through challenges that we overcome and return back to the beginning stage somehow upgraded. Get to know the hero's journey by playing the video below.
Below is a guest speaker's heroic journey. Can you identify the stage of the hero's journey though the story that Nik is presenting?
IT'S YOUR TURN
Now that you are able to identify the stage of hero's journey and apply it to a variety of stories and Nik's life, now apply it to your own. What challenges have you passed? What learning moments are you proud of? Use the Google Doc link below as away of telling your learning journey for the upcoming continuation of the Growth Mindset Workshop. If you want to use this template,
Click on the image below.
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This copy become your editable version.
I CAN'T WAIT TO HEAR HEROES JOURNEY THIS COMING MONDAY.
‘If you get preoccupied by a certain type of achievement then you don’t even look for other things people might be good at.’Sir Ken Robinson
Dweck explains why it’s not just our abilities and talent that bring us success—but whether we approach them with a fixed or growth mindset. She makes clear why praising intelligence and ability doesn’t foster self-esteem and lead to accomplishment, but may actually jeopardize success. With the right mindset, we can motivate our kids and help them to raise their grades, as well as reach our own goals—personal and professional. Dweck reveals what all great parents, teachers, CEOs, and athletes already know: how a simple idea about the brain can create a love of learning and a resilience that is the basis of great accomplishment in every area.