$20.00

Presenter: Katherine McKnight, Ph.D.
Core Area: Creativity & Instructional Strategies
Grade Level: Elementary & Secondary
Hours: 1

Having a growth mindset is what gives your students the ability to become lifelong learners. But how does this look in your classroom? In this course, “Growth Mindset and Literacy Skill Development,” Dr. Katherine McKnight takes a look at the relationship between developing a growth mindset in your classroom and having a successful literacy program. In this course, you’ll find tips and tricks for creating a literacy program that meets the needs of all your students and encourages them to have a growth mindset.   

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Cultivating a growth mindset in your students is a hot topic, but what does this actually look like in your classroom and day-to-day instruction? In “Growth Mindset and Literacy Skill Development,” Dr. Katherine McKnight shares exactly what it means to have a growth mindset and why it’s beneficial to students. This course also takes a look at the relationship between developing a growth mindset in your classroom and having a successful literacy program. After taking this course, you’ll have the tools you need to confidently create a literacy plan that meets the needs of all your students. 
In this course, you’ll find:
  • The definition of a growth mindset
  • A list of top books about cultivating growth mindsets
  • Tips for creating a solid literacy program

Dr. McKnight is an author, educator, and consultant. Her career in education began as a high school English teacher in the Chicago Public School system. She received her B.A. degree from George Washington University, her M.Ed. from Northeastern Illinois University, and her Ph.D. from the University of Illinois at Chicago. She currently serves as a Distinguished Professor of Research at National Louis University. Dr. McKnight travels worldwide as a professional development consultant and is a sought after speaker in the fields of adolescent literacy, inclusive classrooms, Common Core State Standards, interdisciplinary literacy, and integrating technology in the 21st century classroom.

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32 reviews for Growth Mindset and Literacy Skill Development

  1. Tracy – Pilot (verified owner)

    I love growth mindset!

  2. Carl – WODEN ISD (verified owner)

    Good information but it’s sometimes hard to implement, especially when faced with grade level expectations on standardized test.

  3. Kristina – DELAWARE CITY (verified owner)

    Nice follow up is you have read Mindset

  4. Maria Elena – LAREDO ISD (verified owner)

    It was very intersting

  5. Mandi – DELAWARE CITY (verified owner)

    Good information. Thank you.

  6. IDALIA – SAN FELIPE-DEL RIO CISD (verified owner)

    Excellent!!

  7. ROXANA – SAN FELIPE-DEL RIO CISD (verified owner)

    I really enjoyed this training.

  8. Andrew – VAN WERT CITY (verified owner)

    It was interesting to hear some of the different levels involved with creating a growth mindset.

  9. MARTHA – UNITED ISD (verified owner)

    Yes

  10. Mary – BOERNE ISD (verified owner)

    good information

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