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Growth mindset in college admissions

April 2019
Emilia's Flowers in Berkeley, CA

Growth mindset is a cornerstone of my teaching philosophy. The term, coined by Carol Dweck of Stanford, reflects the idea that students are more likely to persist through challenges if they believe that success is not solely a reflection of innate ability, but can be achieved through perseverance and hard work. Here are three resources to learn more: