The education fad that’s hurting our kids: What you need to know about “Growth Mindset” theory — and the harmful lessons it imparts – Salon.com

This is interesting because for me it captures some of the recent research I’ve been doing on Hattie’s work which addresses how blindly utilizing a strategy in an out of context way often doesn’t give the results that were wanted. This is a good reminder that not applying an idea, strategy, tool, in an  appropriate way  Can lead to doing more damage than good.

http://www.salon.com/2015/08/16/the_education_fad_thats_hurting_our_kids_what_you_need_to_know_about_growth_mindset_theory_and_the_harmful_lessons_it_imparts/

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