MINDSET SCHOLARS NETWORK BLOG

How learning mindsets figure into the top education journalism stories of 2016-17

Lisa Quay

Learning mindsets are central to several of the stories education journalists predicted will dominate the headlines in the 2016-17 school year.

Transforming teacher mindsets about discipline reduces student suspensions

Lisa Quay

A brief exercise for teachers that promotes an empathic mindset about student misbehavior decreases suspensions and enhances trust between students and teachers.

Mindset scholars share new research at the Education Writers Association’s National Seminar

Lisa Quay

Mindset Scholars Angela Duckworth, Ron Ferguson, and Mary Murphy shared insights about grit, child development, and college persistence with journalists at EWA’s 69th National Seminar in Boston.

Mindset Scholars Network Update: Entering a New Chapter in Learning Mindset Research

Lisa Quay

The Mindset Scholars Network will launch a new interdisciplinary research initiative this fall to explore how learning environments can be designed to make the experience of school psychologically safe, engaging, and personally meaningful for all students.