Learning Goals: What should participants be able to do after this course?

  • What are mindsets and how do they affect the classroom?

  • What are some ways to build a growth mindset school culture?

  • What is failure? How can students learn from it?

  • What are some ways to help students develop a Growth Mindset?

  • What message should parents hear about Growth Mindset?

  • How our brain influences and impacts learning.

Poverty affects students' brains and how they learn. This six week Moodle course is designed to guide teachers into directly applying solutions to issues raised in the book in a practical and effective way. While reading the book, participants will choose/create activities, structures or routines for their classrooms, implement them, and reflect on the experience.

This course contains resources for Gatewood's fabulous staff.