This much I know about…my favourite Growth Mindset moment of the Rio Olympics!

I have been a teacher for 28 years, a Headteacher for 13 years and, at the age of 52, this much I know about…my favourite Growth Mindset moment of the Rio Olympics!

Chris Langridge and Marcus Ellis won Bronze in the Men’s Badminton Doubles in Rio…

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…and here is what Langridge said when they won through to the semi-finals…

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Headteacher in York. All views are my own.
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4 Responses to This much I know about…my favourite Growth Mindset moment of the Rio Olympics!

  1. I loved this too! Well done for sharing widely! 🙂

  2. Elizabeth Lebel says:

    LOVE this!

  3. Reblogged this on Mathematics, Learning and Technology and commented:
    On my Reading/Blogs – Learning & Teaching page, you’ll find John Tomsett. His post struck a chord with me – that’s a wonderful video for talking about Growth Mindsets, something I have often mentioned in posts on this blog.

  4. Gooner says:

    Are you not bothered that Dweck’s data cannot be replicated?

    There are many other very important matters in education, with a much stronger evidence base that people do not pursue with half as much vigour as things like this – as it would be “uncomfortable” to do so

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