Two Mindsets

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Two Mindsets

Nigel Holmes designed this diagram, based on the research of Carol Dweck, to describe how students with growth and fixed mindsets may respond to challenges, successes, failure, and criticism in terms of acceptance and willingness to increase their academic effort.

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Intermediate (4-6), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8), Primary (K-3)

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