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What I Wish I Had Known about Student Motivation

What I Wish I Had Known about Student Motivation | School Psychology in the 21st Century | Scoop.it
“You’re a smart kid; I just wish you’d apply yourself in my class.”
 
Most teachers have uttered a similar phrase. I know I did. I remember one student particularly well;…
Mary Perfitt-Nelson's insight:

We do get hung up on intelligence (and IQ) when there is SO much more to "producing" than that.  Love the idea of a growth mindset.  Thinking about "possibility" means you strive to better yourself.  

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