John Hattie's research shows that growth mindset vs. a fixed mindset has an effect size of .19, which is below the Hinge Point, and the biggest reason why the growth mindset may not work is in the classroom.
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June 25, 2015
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June 21, 2015
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June 16, 2015
Over the last few years teachers have said they don't feel like they have a voice. Is teacher voice a myth or long overdue?