Topic: College Success

How online exercises can equip college students for success, even before they get to campus

Jess Hennessey

New research by several Mindset Scholars finds that online exercises that prepare new students for common challenges in the transition to college can improve their social and academic outcomes, particularly for students of color and first-generation college students.

Peering into the black box of comprehensive reforms through the lens of learning mindsets

Lisa Quay

Education journalist Paul Tough argues that learning mindsets offer a new way to think about why promising comprehensive education reforms work.

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.