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…
…and here is what Langridge said when they won through to the semi-finals…
I loved this too! Well done for sharing widely! 🙂
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.
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