This article focuses on the importance of a growth mindset for students entering ninth grade. The transition to high school is a very important milestone in a student's education and believing that one can be successful provides a significant advantage.Source:
Christina Vercelletto, Education DIVE, July 31, 2018Description:
"New research shows that a student's mindset — specifically whether they believe their abilities are fixed, or can be improved — can predict who flounders and who succeeds in 9th grade. Freshman year is a pivotal one, with performance and attendance pointing to who will eventually drop out, the authors of the study write in a piece for FutureEd."Read the full article here!