Dave Paunesku is the founding director the Project for Education Research that Scales (PERTS). PERTS is a Stanford University center is building on Carol Dweck's research on Growth Mindset. The center focuses on bridging the gap between research and practice by translating research findings into practical solutions.
Listen to Dave share ways to cultivate a growth mindset in your classroom.
Teacher modeling for students
One of the biggest things for teachers to pay attention to is modeling the growth mindset for students. Dave walks through three ways teachers can effectively model a growth mindset and create a growth mindset classroom.
In designing the growth mindset activities, we've been thoughtful about providing opportunities for students to learn from reflection. Hear Dave talk about why self-reflection is important.
One key item that teachers should pay attention to is how to give praise and encouragement to their students. Dave talks about this key topic.
For more information on PERTS, please visit their website.