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Sing Your Way to a Growth Mindset!

Sing Your Way to a Growth Mindset!

There are myriad ways to foster growth mindset behaviors in young people and song is one terrific way to communicate that we value growth mindset thinking! We are excited to share this artist with you.

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Growth Mindset Meets Game Design: A Conversation Between Zulama and Mindset Works

Growth Mindset Meets Game Design: A Conversation Between Zulama and Mindset Works

Ever wonder how having a growth mindset impacts participation in STEM fields such as game design and coding? Zulama game designers met with growth mindset experts in a google hangout to find out. 

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Celtics' Brad Stevens Discusses a Growth Mindset

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"In a growth mindset, you are focused every day by your growth, not deterred by challenges and not overwhelmed by accomplishments--you're just moving on to the next day." -Brad Stevens

Boston Celtics Coach Brad Stevens is no stranger to success. In 2013, Stevens was named Boston Celtics' head basketball coach, leading one of the most storied franchises in American professional sports. Stevens is an avid proponent of using a growth mindset while coaching his players. About the time Stevens began coaching at Butler University (2007-13), he was given Mindset as a gift. Ever since his initial reading, Stevens says Dr. Carol Dweck's work has influenced him as a coach, a father, and a person. He says, "Regardless of what happens today, [that] should not affect how you approach tomorrow."

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The Power of Believing You Can Improve

The Power of Believing You Can Improve

We are pleased to share that Dr. Dweck spoke at TEDxNorrkoping in Sweden!  In this November 2014 talk, Dr. Dweck discusses a growth mindset and the power of "yet" in schools.

Read a short exerpt from her talk below!

 

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Diane DeStefano
When I taught in the inner city in the early 80s, there was the idea that the students would always be behind students in wealthie... Read More
Friday, 30 January 2015 17:09
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The Power of Belief - Mindset and Success: Eduardo Briceño at TEDx Manhattan Beach

The Power of Belief - Mindset and Success: Eduardo Briceño at TEDx Manhattan Beach

622612 10151184368899590 973553884 oOur very own Eduardo Briceño, CEO of Mindset Works delivered a TEDx talk in Manhattan Beach!

Click below to view the talk.  Please view it, share it, and like it!

TEDx Talk Summary:  The way we understand our intelligence and abilities deeply impacts our success. Based on social science research and real life examples, Eduardo Briceño articulates how mindset, or the understanding of intelligence and abilities, is key.

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Eduardo Briceño
Debbie. Thanks for your kind words. I’m glad you liked the talk. Yes, I definitely worked very hard, and got lots of help from ... Read More
Thursday, 10 January 2013 21:11
Janna Peskett
Great presentation Ed! I thoroughly enjoyed it.
Thursday, 17 January 2013 22:39
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