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Sunday, September 4, 2016
Educational Links 9/5/16
School Gardens for Beginners: Advice from Common Ground’s Jill Keating Herbst
People with a fixed mindset believe intelligence is
innate. This belief can make school a threatening place. It becomes a
place to go to learn how smart you are — or how smart you’re not. People
with a growth mindset, on the other hand, believe
intelligence can be developed. For these students, school can be an
exciting place, as it provides them with an opportunity to learn and
develop their intelligence.