The “Growth Mindset”

Calling all parents! There has been some research that shows children who have the perspective of a “growth mindset” vs. “fixed intelligence” do better in school and in life.

See article here by Carol S. Dweck.

She also references relationships in her article. What if we approached our partner, spouse, co-workers, or friends with the “growth mindset”? How could our relationships change or moreover — move from existing to thriving? It has been shown that a “growth mindset” can affect the “quality and longevity” of relationships (see pg 41.)