Teacher Mindset Reminders 1 – Struggle is good

December 28, 2017 admin No comments exist

“The surest path to high self-esteem is to be successful at something one perceived would be difficult! Each time we steal a student’s struggle, we steal the opportunity for them to build self-confidence. They must learn to do difficult things to feel good about themselves.”

Dr. Sylvia Rimm

Tell yourself and the students that:

  1. Struggle is good
  2. Struggle builds self-confidence
  3. Tell them about ways that you struggled and eventually succeeded

Download the pdf below to give to teachers at your school as their “Teacher Mindset Reminder” for week 1.

Teacher Mindset Reminders 1

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