Topic: College Success

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.

Lessons from the first round of the Mindsets & the Learning Environment Initiative

Shanette Porter

Snapshots released from the first six projects funded through the Mindset Scholars Network’s Mindsets & the Learning Environment research portfolio.

Investing in a second round of the Mindsets and the Learning Environment interdisciplinary research initiative

Jess Hennessey

Funding from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will support six new research projects that will explore how environments inside and outside of school shape learning mindsets.

Mindsets and the learning environment: Using data science to unlock relationships between mindsets, college success, and context

Jess Hennessey

Mindset Scholar Sidney D’Mello leads this project on relationships between learning mindsets and college success and how family, school, and neighborhood contexts influence these relationships.