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  • Status 
    In progress
    Jen Rosato

    Dates

    Activity Date 
    May 1, 2014
    Target Completion Date 
    January 31, 2015
    Goal statement 
    Educate faculty about mindset research and its impact on student motivation and achievement. Faculty incorporate growth mindset activities in their classrooms.

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    Organization 
    College of St. Scholastica
    Department 
    CIS/CS
    Activity Description 

    Purchased EducatorKit site license from MindsetWorks and the Mindset book by Carol Dweck. Host a kickoff meeting for the online training to make sure everyone can get registered and logged into the online course. Walk through the introduction model and distribute books. Send reminder emails about the training each week. Host a follow up meeting, including an annotated bibliography of relevant research. Provide stipends or other incentive for implementing a change in the classroom. Assess change in mindset by administering pre/post mindset surveys to faculty and students.

    Goal tag(s) 
    Retaining
    Teaching
    Organization Type 
    Bachelor's and master's degrees only
  • Status 
    In progress
    Jennifer Rosato

    Dates

    Activity Date 
    May 20, 2013
    Target Completion Date 
    May 1, 2018
    Goal statement 
    Visit 5 high schools in 2013-2014 Fall - Develop road show, make connections to schools Spring - Deliver road show

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    Organization 
    College of St. Scholastica
    Department 
    Computer Information Systems
    City 
    Duluth
    State 
    MN
    Activity Description 
    Work with Cherry High School teacher
    Goal tag(s) 
    Recruiting
    Outreach
    Raising Awareness
    Organization Type 
    Bachelor's and master's degrees only