Mindset works resources

Mindset Works provides free resources that support the development of a "growth mindset," which is known to improve student motivation, and the academic and personal behaviors that lead to achievement.

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This document, created by Mindset Works, provides examples of growth mindset language that can be used when providing feedback to students in various situations. As students begin to work on their learning objectives, growth mindset feedback guides and motivates them to ensure that they remain persistent, resilient, and focused on the process of learning. 

This document, created by Mindset Works, provides examples of growth mindset language that can be used when introducting a new topic, concept, skill, or assignment in class. In order to create a “risk-free” classroom environment where all students are willing to take on challenges and push themselves, it is important to make the focus on learning clear, make it safe to risk mistakes, and communicate a high confidence in all students’ ability to rise to challenges.