Brain Blog(16)

https://www.learningandthebrain.com/blog/growth-mindset/ Misconceptions: -Growth mindset and other social psychological interventions have framed important conversations about the role of implicit attitudes in learning. -While talking about brain development and plasticity may be a powerful part of communicating implicit messages about students’ capacity, it isn’t the only way. And when invoked, it comes with a responsibility to be…

Mindshift (14)

The secret to maximizing one’s potential is having a growth mindset where failure is a tool used for the betterment of a performance. The stereotypes surrounding failure have stunted the societal growth in all areas of life such as school, sports, and relationships. (Working thesis)   School: Link = https://ww2.kqed.org/mindshift/2015/10/02/how-to-weave-growth-mindset-into-school-culture/ Push yourself It’s okay to fail IF you…

Having the Right Mindset (13)

Link: http://mindsetonline.com/changeyourmindset/firststeps/ Take away from this article: Learn to Hear your fixed mindset – questions may arise when faced with adversity… Are you sure you can do it? What if you fail? What will they think of me? I know I can’t do it? People will laugh at me if I fail? ETC! Recognize that you…

Just keep Swimming #12

Motivation throughout all disney: -http://www.lifehack.org/articles/communication/23-inspirational-quotes-disney-films-will-teach-valuable-life-lessons.html Nemo Tangled Dumbo Brave Lion King Ratatouille The Princess and the Frog Mulan Pocahontas Cinderella Snow White Hercules Aladdin Frozen Winnie the Pooh Peter Pan Lilo and Stitch Use Walt Disney as an example to show how all things, big and small, can overcome anything. Disney can be included in…

Motivation Station- Part 2 (Videos) #10

This blog post has 2 videos attached. Sports related again… Links: -https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RXl6QpWQ5xo -https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yecahBzZwqo Video 1 Highlights Nothing will stop me talks about how we need to deal with what we are given and keep pushing forward because we are unstoppable. Good Quotes: (0:01) “There is nothing as powerful as a changed mind” (0:55) “If you…

General Topics to focus in on #11

Main topics: Failure holding man back Failure keeps man from doing what is hard or challenging Failure keeps us from going after our goals Failure forces man to stay in our bubble and refuse to explore our life Fear of failure “Don’t let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game” Failure…

Motivation Station- part 1 (Videos) #9

This blog post has 2 videos attached. All sports related, so, this blog post will be helpful for the sports section: Links: -https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CPQ1budJRIQ -https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mSXnZOB4Q9s   Video 1 highlights Prove them wrong talks about how we have the strength to surpass any judgment and we have the strength to get up after we are knocked down Good…