It’s All in the Head

After reading Bounce by Matthew Syed last summer, one section in particular has transformed my teaching approach this academic year. The Theory The particular section described psychologist Professor Carol Dweck´s theory on mindset. Dweck argues that a person´s attitude can be described as a growth mindset or a fixed mindset. It´s more than a label; the repercussions are reflected in [...]

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Exam Obsessed

Because I know that you have many other things to do, I´m going to start with the conclusions. Then if you have time and want to find out the details, the arguments follow. Overall: Don’t forget to enjoy learning English. Official titles can be a necessity and/or a motivation, but they are only a piece of [...]