Learn how to promote mistakes from Carol Dweck and Jo Boaler; watch teachers use this practice in action; and download activity ideas to try in your classroom.View first lesson
A growth mindset means embracing challenge and mistakes
Learn why mistakes, challenges, and struggles can be key ingredients for success.
Make challenge the new comfort zone
Leading growth mindset researcher, Professor Carol Dweck talks about the downside of easy and the importance of challenge.
Three ways to celebrate mistakes in class
Professor Jo Boaler describes three ways to get students comfortable challenging themselves and making mistakes.
Give work that encourages mistakes: See it in action
Watch a second grade teacher give her students challenging work and guide them in persevering through it.
Downloadable activity ideas
Three ideas to help make challenge the new comfort zone.
Grow your brain.
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