Growth Mindset in Math

TPS math teachers and administrators at TPS took a course this summer through Stanford University Online called “How to Learn Math.” The course emphasizes that anyone can succeed in math at any level – there is no such thing as “a math person” or a “non-math person.” Teachers took away many ideas, including the importance of helping students develop a growth mindset. Here are some tips for parents written by Dr. Jo Boaler, the Stanford University professor who developed the online course.