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45 Growth Mindset Tweets

The sources for these 45 Growth Mindset Tweets are https://www.youcubed.org/ and numerous other sources.

The first purpose of this 45GrowthMindsetTweets project is to write down 45 valuable things (there is nothing special about ’45’) to understand about how we learn and how the brain works. The second purpose is to help everyone learn that they can learn math. This project is meant for students and teachers, so that they can better understand the learning process. The ultimate goal is to help people learn more effectively and confidently.

Included will be information about The Growth Mindset, brain-based learning, a few myths, and tools for successful learning.

Adopting the Growth Mindset has been proven to be helpful for students learning math. My experience, of 30+ years of teaching, bears this out. Everyone can be successful in math.

 

No. Tweet Notes/More Info
1 Everyone can learn math to high levels. See video at https://youtu.be/bxrPy1fjVU4 #45GrowthMindsetTweets http://bit.ly/23mGPB9 #edchat Jo Boaler (@joboaler) is a
Mathematics Educator, Author, Online course experimenter, co-founder http://www.youcubed.org (finding 1 of 9)
2 The new science of the brain gives us important new directions, that will help students reach their full potential. #45GrowthMindsetTweets https://www.youcubed.org/think-it-up/
3 Mistakes Grow Your Brain (finding #2 of 9) https://www.youcubed.org/think-it-up/mistakes-grow-brain/ @joboaler ‘s research at Stanford http://bit.ly/23mGPB9 (finding 2 of 9)
4 When You Believe In Yourself Your Brain Operates Differently (#3 of 9). Ppl w a grwth mindset believe that smartness increases w hard work. (finding 3 of 9) https://www.youcubed.org/think-it-up/believe-brain-operates-differently/
5 “I’m not a math person” is not real – stop saying it. See this gr8 video by Trace: https://youtu.be/tg0Z–pmPog
6 I am Not what happened to me, I Am what I choose to Become. Mindset Monday [VIDEO] powerful video
7 Ideas of “Giftedness” Hurt Students (#4 of 9) This elitist idea results n harsh inequities. (#4 of 9)

https://www.youcubed.org/think-it-up/ideas-of-giftedness-hurt-students/

8 s launch’g a national movement 2 eradicate the fear math imparts n many U.S. students. Video Great video and more. At 0:33 it turns positive. Can take the pledge.
9 has a nice comparison-Fixed & Growth Mindsets
10 Carol Dweck and @joboaler of Stanford U are leaders in advocating for the Growth Mindset https://www.youcubed.org/
11 Check out: 9 findings having very strong implications 4 math clssrms. Power 2 unleash potential n millions more Ss. https://www.youcubed.org/think-it-up/
12 Speed and Time Pressure Block Working Memory (#5 of 9) https://www.youcubed.org/think-it-up/speed-time-pressure-block-working-memory/ #45GrowthMindsetTweets #edchat (#5 of 9)
13 Recognizing and Overcoming False Growth Mindset http://www.edutopia.org/blog/recognizing-overcoming-false-growth-mindset-carol-dweck?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=socialflow http://bit.ly/23mGPB9 #45GrowthMindsetTweets #edchat
14 What is Mindset (by Carol Dweck) http://mindsetonline.com/whatisit/about/index.html #45GrowthMindsetTweets http://bit.ly/23mGPB9
15 Here’s a good overview of Carol Dweck’s work on mindsets. http://www.teachit.so/mindset.htm #45GrowthMindsetTweets #edchat  
16 Visual Math Improves Math Performance https://www.youcubed.org/think-it-up/visual-math-improves-math-performance/ (#6 of 9) from @joboaler #45GrowthMindsetTweets
17  It’s time to put an end to the phrase, “I am not a math person,” http://drjimo.net/everyone-can-learn-math/  #45GrowthMindsetTweets #edchat
18  Brain rules http://www.brainrules.net/about-brain-rules #45GrowthMindsetTweets  
19  Brain rules #1-3 http://www.brainrules.net/about-brain-rules #45GrowthMindsetTweets http://bit.ly/23mGPB9  
20  Brain rules #4-6 http://www.brainrules.net/about-brain-rules #45GrowthMindsetTweets http://bit.ly/23mGPB9  
21  Brain rules #7-9 http://www.brainrules.net/about-brain-rules #45GrowthMindsetTweets http://bit.ly/23mGPB9  
22 Brain rules #10-12 http://www.brainrules.net/about-brain-rules #45GrowthMindsetTweets http://bit.ly/23mGPB9  
23 Book by John Medina: Brain Rules For Baby How To Raise A Smart and Happy Child

https://www.bittopper.com/item/brain-rules-for-baby-how-to-raise-a-smart-and-happy-child/ #45GrowthMindsetTweets

 New book for babies
24 When You (Ts) Believe In Your Students They Do Better https://www.youcubed.org/think-it-up/when-you-believe-in-your-students-they-do-better/  (#7 of 9) from @joboaler #45GrowthMindsetTweets  
25 Parents’ Beliefs about Math Change Their Children’s Achievement https://www.youcubed.org/think-it-up/parents-beliefs-math-change-childrens-achievement/ (#8 of 9) THX @joboaler #45GrowthMindsetTweets  
26  The Virtues of Daydreaming & 30 Other Surprising Research Findings about How Ss Learn By Julie DeNeen http://www.opencolleges.edu.au/informed/features/30-surprising-research-findings-about-how-students-learn/
27  7 “Facts” About The Brain That Are Not True https://youtu.be/C7_GYz6vAB0 #45GrowthMindsetTweets http://bit.ly/23mGPB9
28 Aligning Assessment to Brain Science https://www.youcubed.org/think-it-up/aligning-assessment-brain-science/ (#9 of 9) THX @joboaler #45GrowthMindsetTweets  
29  10 Brain-Based Learning Laws That Trump Traditional Education By @JeffHurt http://velvetchainsaw.com/2012/01/31/10-brainbased-learning-laws-that-trump-traditional-education/ #45GrowthMindsetTweets  ____ trumps ____
30 #5 Images trump words. We remember images. THX @JeffHurt http://velvetchainsaw.com/2012/01/31/10-brainbased-learning-laws-that-trump-traditional-education/ #45GrowthMindsetTweets  
31  #8 Shorter trumps longer. Neuroscience has proven that our attention span is 10 minutes. THX @JeffHurt http://velvetchainsaw.com/2012/01/31/10-brainbased-learning-laws-that-trump-traditional-education/ #45GrowthMindsetTweets
32  Metacognition: The Gift That Keeps Giving https://www.edutopia.org/blog/metacognition-gift-that-keeps-giving-donna-wilson-marcus-conyers #45GrowthMindsetTweets  Metacognition
33  ‘Multiple Intelligences’ are not ‘Learning Styles.’ http://wapo.st/2k5yeBD   #45GrowthMindsetTweets http://bit.ly/2j2rdj5  Trying to teach according to learning styles does not help.  It is not a research-based teaching strategy.
34  Trying 2 teach Ss accord’g 2 learng style s NOT supprtd by research. http://edut.to/2iSd0u5  #45GrowthMindsetTweets http://bit.ly/2khIpq4
35  The Neuroscience Behind Stress and Learning – Stress makes a difference on tests http://www.edutopia.org/blog/neuroscience-behind-stress-and-learning-judy-willis  Stress
36  *Your Fantastic Elastic Brain Stretch It, Shape It* – Good book for kids http://amzn.to/1V0H8fc http://bit.ly/23mGPB9  
37  “People remember 10% of what they READ…” (by Aristotle, Confucius, Dale,…) is BOGUS – it often repeated. http://bit.ly/2j2uhf0  The Myth of the oft-repeatedpeople remember 10% of what they READ; 20% of what they HEAR; 30% percent of what they SEE; yada yada. It is not based on research.
38 SEEING AS UNDERSTANDING: The Importance of Visual Mathematics for our Brain and Learning https://www.youcubed.org/seeing-understanding-importance-visual-mathematics-brain-learning/ ‘ Everyone is visual.’

39  Depth Not Speed. We need to dissociate math from speed. http://bit.ly/2iShFvW #45GrowthMindsetTweets  http://bit.ly/23mGPB9
40  #NumberSense – The key to understanding math is making sense of it. http://bit.ly/2je3Mqv #45GrowthMindsetTweets  http://bit.ly/23mGPB9 #edchat  Number Sense (having a sense for how numbers work) is important for success in math.
41  #MultidimensionalMathematics – Mathematics is a beautiful, open, creative, and multi-dimensional subject. But school mathematics is often uninspiring, procedural and one-dimensional. http://bit.ly/2jGpQZc  Multidimensional Mathematics
42  Math Apps and Games https://www.youcubed.org/category/teaching-ideas/math-apps/ #45GrowthMindsetTweets  http://bit.ly/23mGPB9  Games for learning math

43 Growth Mindset Posters here (and PPT): https://echewcation.wordpress.com/2014/06/18/growth-mindset-posters/  #45GrowthMindsetTweets  http://bit.ly/23mGPB9  
44  Sticky Teaching http://www.slideshare.net/cflema/sticky-teaching/  #45GrowthMindsetTweets  http://bit.ly/23mGPB9  
45  Everyone Can Learn Math. All 45 tweets: http://drjimo.net/everyone-can-learn/45-growth-mindset-tweets/ Thanks to @joboaler and https://www.youcubed.org/ and others!  

Thank you for visiting my 45 Growth Mindset Tweets web page. I hope you now know that everyone can learn math.

Page/Project by Jim Olsen

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