Topic: Learning Mindsets

New research synthesis: Research-based principles for environments that nurture motivation

Jess Hennessey

This post provides an overview of the Network’s new research synthesis exploring how insights from mindset science can optimize the design of educational environments in K-12 and postsecondary settings.

Mindsets and the learning environment: Relationships between school climate and students’ sense of belonging

Jess Hennessey

Matthew Kraft discusses his project that aims to find trends in students’ reported sense of belonging, and how the trends vary by school context.

Mindsets and the learning environment: How teachers’ mindsets about mathematical ability influence their practice

Jess Hennessey

A new project being led by Mindset Scholar Andrei Cimpian explores how teachers’ perspectives on math ability relate to their classroom practices.

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.