Topic: Learning Mindsets

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: 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.

Mindsets and the learning environment: A deeper look into “psychologically-wise” classroom practices

Jess Hennessey

Geoff Cohen and Tanner LeBaron Wallace discuss how they’re using a large video dataset to explore teaching practices that support students’ development of learning mindsets.

Mindset Scholars Network featured in Education Week’s Big Ideas for 2018

Lisa Quay

The Mindset Scholars Network’s Executive Director, Lisa Quay, is a featured columnist in Education Week’s “10 Big Ideas in Education” for 2018. She describes how insights from research on motivation can help close the gaps between mindset science and practice.