Topic: Belonging

Mindsets and the learning environment: Assessing the African American Male Achievement Program in Oakland Unified School District

Chloe Stroman

A study by Thomas S. Dee and Emily Penner evaluates Oakland’s flagship program to provide comprehensive support to black boys and young men in the district.

Mindsets and the learning environment: Pairing light-touch learning mindset interventions with a long-term campus initiative

Chloe Stroman

A study by Barbara Schneider, John Yun, and Soobin Kim investigates the impact of two learning mindset interventions and a year-long mentorship program on Michigan State University students’ academic performance.

Mindsets and the learning environment: How childhood adversity impacts students’ learning mindsets

Chloe Stroman

A study by Katie McLaughlin and Rob Crosnoe explores how childhood experiences of threat and deprivation are related to the motivation to learn.

Mindsets and the learning environment: How do classroom environments influence underserved students’ mindsets and academic performance?

Jess Hennessey

A project led by Mindset Scholar Stephanie Fryberg explores the relationships between teacher behaviors, classroom environments, student mindsets, and academic outcomes, with a specific focus on Native American students.