Rule Yourself

Two years after retiring, Michael Phelps announced he was going back into training for the 2016 Olympics. Critics doubted that hard work would be enough. They were wrong - his growth mindset and ownership of his work ethic led to 6 medals  as he became the most decorated Olympic athlete of all time. Phelps Enacts …

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Stunted Growth [Mindsets]

A reflection by Rachelle Soroten, Middle School Mathematics Teacher, on best practice of growth mindset in her classroom: The concept of a “growth mindset” is revolutionary in its focus on the learning process and growth. In education, this means reframing talent and knowledge from being innate qualities to things that can be acquired through diligent …