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Learning Together About Academic Abilities (Part 1)

Convene a school in-service session about how teachers can help students develop accurate and positive perceptions of math and science abilities using these suggested activities. Related Media...

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07/24/2014
768 views

Classroom Reading: You Can Grow Your Intelligence

This classroom reading used at Green Valley Elementary School summarizes the research evidence supporting the claim that the brain can develop and change throughout life. Related...

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07/24/2014
832 views
Instilling Confidence

Instilling Confidence

A high school associate principal discusses strategies to encourage girls in science classrooms. This interview highlights the need to provide students with opportunities to demonstrate their...

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07/24/2014
382 views

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...

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07/24/2014
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Helping Students Learn From Mistakes

Helping Students Learn From Mistakes

An elementary school math teacher describes a schoolwide effort to teach students that they can expand their abilities through hard work and effort. The schoolwide approach entails professional...

School Example
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07/24/2014
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3-D Spatial Skills for Secondary Students (Part 2)

3-D Spatial Skills for Secondary Students (Part 2)

Dr. Sheryl Sorby provides suggestions for teaching spatial skills. Related Files: 3-D Spatial Skils for Secondary Students (Part 1) (Video)

Expert Interview
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07/24/2014
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3-D Spatial Skills for Secondary Students (Part 1)

3-D Spatial Skills for Secondary Students (Part 1)

Dr. Sorby defines spatial skills and describes how they are used in everyday living, K-12 education, and professional careers. Related Media and Files: 3-D Spatial Skills for Secondary...

Expert Interview
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07/24/2014
427 views
Teaching Spatial Skills to Girls

Teaching Spatial Skills to Girls

This overview describes some of the gender differences in test performance; ways in which spatial skills are used in school, careers, and normal life; and approaches to teaching spatial skills.

Overview
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07/24/2014
563 views
Instructional Methods That Spark Curiosity (Part 2)

Instructional Methods That Spark Curiosity (Part 2)

In this interview, Dr. Jon Star talks about strategies to spark students’ curiosity. What are the little and the bigger things that teachers can do in math and science lessons? Related...

Expert Interview
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07/23/2014
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Instructional Methods That Spark Curiosity (Part 1)

Instructional Methods That Spark Curiosity (Part 1)

Dr. Jon Star discusses interest as a development process. Instructional activities that may spark children's curiosity can be the basis for a sustained individual interest later in...

Expert Interview
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07/23/2014
586 views
Sparking Girls' Interest in Math and Science

Sparking Girls' Interest in Math and Science

Learn what situational interest is and how it might transform into a long-term interest. View strategies designed to capture girls' interest in math and science courses.

Overview
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07/23/2014
374 views
Stereotype Threat (Part 2)

Stereotype Threat (Part 2)

In this interview, Dr. Joshua Aronson describes how to reduce stereotype threat by introducing students to role models and emphasizing gender similarities, rather than gender...

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07/23/2014
398 views
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