Larry Ferlazzo writes:
I’ve done a variety of different types of lessons over the years about a growth mindset, and you can see most of them at The Best Resources On Helping Our Students Develop A “Growth Mindset” – along with a ton of other related resources.
The one I did today, though, was probably the best one yet.
Our school emphasizes Social Emotional Learning, and a growth mindset is our focus for September. A number of us are responsible for giving formal SEL lessons to our classes, while other teachers are provided with professional development about how to support it in their classes.
Today, I did the lesson with my English Language Learner United States History class. Truth-be-told, I was probably a bit more motivated than usual to do something new and creative for two reasons – one, because, even though the lesson I had done for the past two years was a good one, I a bit tired of it and, two, members of the California State Board of Education were coming in to observe it.
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