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Challenging the mindset naysers!

Much negative comment has been written about Growth Mindset of late, challenging Carol Dweck’s work on Growth Mindset.  Much of this challenge though, is ill-conceived and misses the very implications that growth mindset has for teaching and learning practice.  It may...

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Top Tips for School Wide Mindset Success!

As the leaves fall and October hurtles onward, many people have been asking across the country in various schools I have been in, , ‘How do you make Mindset real?’  This is a real challenge all of us face after the initial excitement and euphoria and realisation of...

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Growth Mindset Peer to Peer Pupil Mentoring

How can we improve young people's confidence and self belief?  I don't think there is a more pressing issue across Education that this presently.  The recent statistics across the UK alone in terms of young people's lack of confidence, increase in mental health issues...

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Poverty, Social Capital and Attainment and Mindset

My doctoral research on children looked who are looked after, has shown that having a coach or mentor can help hugely with educational attainment and being able to maintain educational progress when home or family lives are difficult. Coaching using Growth Mindset...

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