MINDSET SCHOLARS NETWORK BLOG

Learning mindset programs at scale

Jess Hennessey

Research from Mindset Scholars finds that brief, online learning mindset programs improved academic achievement among low-performing high school students.

Group work gets kids more engaged in STEM

Allison Master

Research finds that engaging students in group work during STEM activities can increase motivation and offer one way to reduce gaps in participation and performance.

The practical meaning of studies that find ‘no effect’

Jess Hennessey

A new brief from the Institute of Education Sciences breaks down the meaning of studies that result in ‘no effect’ and the implications this has for policy and practice.

Discussing the role of race and class in recent growth mindset and social belonging research

David Yeager

Responding to a question from education blogger Larry Ferlazzo, Mindset Scholar David Yeager explains why a recently published study focused on helping all college students overcome common challenges.