Growth Mindset vs. Fixed Mindset

Growth Mindset vs. Fixed Mindset

The reality is in the middle with growth bands In the past few years, the idea of growth mindset has gained a lot of traction in education. The general idea behind growth mindset, a concept put forth by psychologist Carol Dweck, is that everyone has the...

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Thinking & Learning 2019: Kathy Perez

Thinking & Learning 2019: Kathy Perez

Kathy Perez works with teachers, administrators and parents throughout the world. She has taught in many diverse environments as a general educator, special educator, reading specialist, and curriculum and staff development coordinator. She integrates...

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Thinking & Learning 2019: Todd Stanley

Thinking & Learning 2019: Todd Stanley

Todd Stanley has spoken to teachers, gifted coordinators, curriculum people, administrators/leaders and parents on a variety of topics. These include: strategies that are effective in the gifted classroom, ways to help gifted children with social–emotional issues,...

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Nurturing the Gifted All the Way from K-12

Nurturing the Gifted All the Way from K-12

Why don’t gifted services continue at the high school level? The way many gifted services work across the nation is that if a school or district has gifted programming, it is focused in the younger grades. Very rarely is there gifted-specific programming...

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