Growth Mindset Vs. Fixed Mindset
Students with a growth mindset believe that intelligence can be developed.
These students focus on learning over just looking smart, see effort as the key to success, and thrive in the face of a challenge.
Students with a fixed mindset believe that people are born with a certain amount of intelligence, and they can’t do much to change that.
These students focus on looking smart over learning, see effort as a sign of low ability, and wilt in the face of a challenge.
Students with a growth mindset do better in school.