Growth Minded Culture


To cultivate a classroom culture grounded in practices to develop a growth mindset in students.


Students will develop a growth mindset and believe they are capable of succeeding in AP coursework and on AP exams.

Action Steps

  • Teach students about growth mindset, utilizing linked resources.
  • Create and share success criteria.
  • Provide focused, process-based feedback.
  • Foster deliberate practice.
  • Reward growth over time.


Sources: Gulamhussein, Allison & Henson-Perry, Susan (2021) Retrieved December 2021 from

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