Encouraging a Growth Mindset

Posted: November 4, 2012 in Collaboration, Connected, Leadership, Learning, PLN, Vision
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This post is adapted from another blog written by Jessica Johnson, an Elementary Principal from rural Wisconsin. Her blog is titled Reflections from an Elementary School Principal (principalj.blogspot.com) And, if you don’t already, you should follow her on Twitter @principalj.

I’ve been challenging my teachers to take risks and to grow as teachers. I want them to set examples for their students and show them that learning is not always easy but with hard work and the right mindset, learning can happen. We need to all become passionate about learning, develop a growth mindset, and learn from mistakes.

Here are some great quotes/posters by Krissy Venosdale (@ktvee) on this topic:








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