Growth Mindset Booster


To develop students’ growth mindset using activities crafted to target observed lapses in performance.


Boost student beliefs about their capacity for success in AP coursework during challenging times of the year or in challenging content.

Action Steps

Use this activity to address dips in measures of success after breaks, towards the end of the semester, or when material is very challenging.

Follow detailed instructions linked on the document below.


Student Agency Improvement Community. (2016) Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching

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