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Publication Type

Results: Belonging

Studying belonging in education: A conversation with Claude Steele, Mary Murphy, and Gregory Walton

Lisa Quay discusses the science of belonging with Claude Steele, Mary Murphy, and Gregory Walton at the Mindset Scholars Network’s recent funder briefing.

Understanding the vital role of belonging in education

The Mindset Scholars Network recently convened nearly 100 scientists, practitioners, and funders to discuss ways to support students’ sense of belonging in school.


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.

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

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.