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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.
Utility-value intervention with parents increases students’ STEM preparation and career pursuit
2017, Proceedings of the National Academies of Sciences
A new project being led by Mindset Scholar Andrei Cimpian explores how teachers’ perspectives on math ability relate to their classroom practices.
Mesmin Destin discusses his research team’s project to explore trends in mindsets about intelligence among 9th graders in U.S. public high schools and to examine the relationship between students’ socioeconomic status, learning mindsets and academic outcomes.
A recent study by Mindset Scholars David Yeager, Geoff Cohen, and colleagues shows that when students lose trust in their school during adolescence their engagement and likelihood of enrolling in college decline.