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We are a Growth Mindset School

 

According to Carol Dweck, “In a fixed mindset, people believe their basic qualities, like their intelligence or talent, are simply fixed traits.  Alternatively, “In a growth mindset, people believe that their most basic abilities can be developed through dedication and hard work—brains and talent are just the starting point.

 

"I think a Growth Mindset is seeking challenges and trying and trying till you get it right and never give up." Grade 3 student

 

"Growth Mindset means to me that you should never ever give up.  It also means to me that you can always try new things even if they are hard." Grade 4 student

 

"To have a Growth Mindset means that you replace words like 'I can't' with 'I can do this, I just have to try a different way.'" Grade 6 student