Advancing Student Engagement and Achievement through Rigor, Relevance, and Self-Efficacy: Why a Growth Mindset is Not Enough

Advancing Student Engagement and Achievement through Rigor, Relevance, and Self-Efficacy:  Why a Growth Mindset is Not Enough By:  Nicole Dietrich, PhD In 2010, I attended the National Association for Gifted Children conference in Atlanta, Georgia.  Here, I attended the keynote presentation by Stanford University Psychologist Dr. Carol Dweck.  Her work has validated my 18 years …

Looking Mighty Fancy!

Over the weekend our blog format was updated by our wonderful graphic design artist and technology team. This update, just happens to be perfect timing for a Twitter Challenge that my colleagues and I are starting today, the theme…#bettertogether. If you are on Twitter, follow us @hcescIS and our challenge hashtag, #bettertogether The Wired for …