A Growth Mindset is the best thing you can give your kid (and yourself).

30 years ago, Dr. Carol Dweck coined the terms fixed mindset and growth mindset to describe the underlying beliefs people have about learning and intelligence.

When students believe they can get smarter, they understand that effort makes them stronger. Therefore they put in extra time and effort, and that leads to higher achievement.

As good as it sounds, it doesn’t come naturally to everyone. BUT, the good news is that a growth mindset can be learned.

If you’re looking for some things your kids can do that will have a positive impact on their minds, check out these free resources parents can use to develop a growth mindset at home.

Want to learn more? Check out this short video that explains the difference between a growth and fixed mindset