The science of “wise interventions”

New research by Greg Walton and Tim Wilson on how the way people make sense of themselves and social situations can influence their behavior and long-term outcomes.

12 new researchers join the Mindset Scholars Network

Experts in the fields of psychology, economics, sociology, neuroscience, and education join the Mindset Scholars Network.

Mindsets and the learning environment: Assessing the African American Male Achievement Program in Oakland Unified School District

Chloe Stroman

A study by Thomas S. Dee and Emily Penner evaluates Oakland’s flagship program to provide comprehensive support to black boys and young men in the district.

Mindsets and the learning environment: Pairing light-touch learning mindset interventions with a long-term campus initiative

Chloe Stroman

A study by Barbara Schneider, John Yun, and Soobin Kim investigates the impact of two learning mindset interventions and a year-long mentorship program on Michigan State University students’ academic performance.