Topic: Learning Mindsets

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.

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.

The importance of creating supportive environments to reduce students’ stress during transition to high school

David Yeager Hae Yeon Lee

A new study by David Yeager and Hae Yeon Lee on the transition to high school and the importance of schools supporting students through stressful experiences.

Carol Dweck responds to recent criticisms of growth mindset research

Carol Dweck

Carol Dweck shares her perspective on a recent meta-analysis of growth mindset interventions.