MINDSET SCHOLARS NETWORK BLOG

Mindset Scholars Network launches initiative to understand how learning environments impact students’ motivation and engagement

Lisa Quay

The Mindset Scholars Network distributes more than $500,000 across eight interdisciplinary projects exploring ways that schools and classrooms can cultivate learning mindsets.

Growth mindset is on a firm foundation, but we’re still building the house

Carol Dweck

Science progresses by establishing a firm basis for a finding and then challenging it and testing it from every angle. This essay by Carol Dweck shows how we have done this and are continuing to do this with mindset research—and what we’ve learned in the process.

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.