Cats and other memes to promote Carol Dweck's "growth mindset."
Sunday, August 21, 2016
You can do it.
I read this article at Paul Sohn's blog: The Simple Phrase that Increases Effort 40%. Read the article to find out more. The key feedback that made a big difference for learners was: I’m giving you these comments because I have very high expectations and I know that you can reach them.
I was also intrigued by the mention of the term Pygmalion Effect; it even has a Wikipedia article: Pygmalion Effect. That is useful knowledge for my Myth-Folklore class!