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 …