Praise, Growth Mindsets, and Carol Dweck

Last summer, the faculty and staff of Annie Wright Schools chose from one of five summer readings to mull over through the warmer months. Carol Dweck’s Mindset was at the top of the list, as her work has proven crucial to helping understand how to provide guidance and support in schools, at home, or around the workplace.

While you might not pick up Dweck this summer, you might consider watching this quick five minute video from Trevor Ragan. It’s a fantastic introduction to Dweck’s body of work:

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