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Sunday, August 21, 2016
Educational Links 8/22/16
Growth Mindset: How to Normalize Mistake Making and Struggle in Class
The potential benefits of improved behavior and well-being of school-age
children are both direct and long-term. Improved behavior leads to a
healthier classroom atmosphere and reduced interruptions, and supports
effective instruction that influences academic achievement. Broader and
longer-term benefits also accrue from improvements in social relations
with others and reductions in delinquency, antisocial behavior, school
dropout, academic failure, and mental health problems.