The Key to Success? Grit

Read Carol Dweck’s article, Transforming Students’ Motivation to Learn (Links to an external site.). Then answer the first two questions below. Your answers must be based on the information in the article, and through your answers, you must clearly demonstrate that you read the article.

Compare and contrast the fixed mindset with the growth mindset (be sure to define each and address how each relates to intelligence, challenges, setbacks, learning and effort).

Can a student with a fixed mindset develop a growth mindset? Explain.

Watch the video and then answer questions 3 through 5. Your answers must demonstrate that you watched the video and read the article from Part 1 of this quiz.

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