Strengthening Persistence in Math & Beyond
Strengthening Persistence in Math and Beyond: Accelerating Learning for Overage, Under-Credited Adolescents describes a set of practices and tools designed to build students’ persistence tackling challenging math tasks. The lessons and insights described here; however, extend beyond the math classroom and can be applied across content areas. When educators use a consistent, structured approach to supporting student persistence— fostering a growth mindset and providing instruction on independent problem solving, metacognition, and strategies for improvement—students become not only confident in their ability to learn but indeed hungry to learn.
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