Mindset, Perseverance and Belonging: The Psychology of Learning Conference

April 20, 2015

Thank you for your interest in the Mindset, Perseverance, and Belonging: The Psychology of Learning Conference held on April 20, 2015 at The Lawrenceville School. Below is a list of resources, presentation copies, and links that have been shared by each of the speakers.

A Conversation with Joshua Aronson, Associate Professor of Applied Psychology, New York University
Interventions in the Ninth Grade to Foster Positive Academic Mindsets, presented by Chris Cunningham, Dean of Faculty, The Lawrenceville School (NJ) Teachable Moments or Missed Opportunities: Shaping Ordinary Classroom Interactions to Build Growth Mindsets, presented by Lisa Damour, Director of the Center for Research on Girls, Laurel School (OH) Turning Theory into Practice: Designing the Dream Director​, presented by Zac Hill, Chief Operating Officer, The Future Project The MSA Program: Measuring Noncognitive Skills to Build Tools for Learning, presented by Jennifer Phillips, Director of the Intermediate School, Far Hills Country Day School (NJ) Character in Schools, presented by Dominic Randolph, Head of School, Riverdale Country School (NY) Building a High School Social-Emotional Literacy Program: A Case Study at The Nueva School, presented by Ben Griggs and Aron Walker, Nueva School (CA) View from the Character Lab, presented by Andy Sokatch, Director of Research, The Character Lab A Conversation with David Yeager, Assistant Professor of Developmental Psychology, The University of Texas at Austin