It’s been an interesting week on Twitter for all those interested in growth mindset. Two important studies were published. The first, that girls
We’ve all heard that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. But how important is it for students? Research suggests that the odds of an
Have you got growth mindset fatigue yet? It probably takes about 18 months to really set in. The main symptoms include an early euphoria and
Welcome to 2017. This is the year that you are going to change for the better, right? People love to set goals. It can help us feel motivated and
“Students tend to have more of a fixed view of maths skills than of other intellectual skills” – Carol Dweck
What makes someone happy? A famous study, conducted almost forty years ago, found that Lottery winners tend not to be happier than everyone else.
Our latest feature in our Growth Mindset Stories and Science looks at both anecdotal and experimental evidence behind the importance of mindset.
Giving feedback can be a double-edged sword. The Sutton Trust reports that if it is done right, it can be one of the most effective ways to help
In the 1880s, anthropologist Franz Boaz was travelling in Northern Canada, living with a local Inuit tribe. He noted that that they had many words