All posts tagged Carol Dweck

girls and math

Girls and Math: Busting the Myth (from Mind/Shift)

Girls Are Bad at Math Myth

I thought this was an important article on girls and math from Mind/Shift:

Do girls need special attention when it comes to science, math, and technology topics? In response to last week’s article about Techbridge, the after-school science program specifically geared to girls, some readers strongly refuted the notion that girls need the extra nudge. Read more…

Helping Kids Deal with Setbacks and Failure

Why Teaching Kids to be Resilient is So Important

“It’s a funny thing, the more I practice the luckier I get.”     Arnold Palmer Read more…