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Cultivating a Growth Mindset

Habits of Mind LogoThis fall we are excited to offer a new professional learning opportunity, Cultivating a Growth Mindset, for Southern California Community Colleges (training will be repeated Fall 2015 for Northern California Community Colleges).

Mary-Jo and Miguel  Mindset trainers, Mary Jo Apigo (West LA college) and Miguel Powers (Fullerton College) will deliver training to six college teams, representing 17 different disciplines, from:

  • College of the Canyons
  • Fullerton College
  • Glendale College
  • Irvine Valley College
  • LA Pierce College
  • LA Southwest College
  • Santa Barbara City College
  • West LA College

 The professional learning opportunity provides:

  • Mindset training sessions on August 15, September 19, and October 10 (2014) at locations in Southern California.
  • Expert facilitation and modeling of Growth Mindset activities for the classroom.
  • Interactive opportunities to practice activities, generate ideas for classroom applications and ask questions.
  • Opportunities to pilot and report on six 20-minute Growth Mindset activities within their respective target classes.
  • Collection of data (both student and faculty) to assess the impact of Growth Mindset activities.

Join us to learn more at the Strengthening Student Success post-conference session – Cultivating Growth Mindset – on October 10, 2014.