Course Description

Have you found that many students who seem capable of learning simply do not feel motivated to try their best? Research by Dr. Carol Dweck proves that school success can be dramatically influenced by how students think about their talents and abilities. Are you looking for a way to improve classroom climate and culture? Mindset, The New Psychology of Success is the on-line book study for you. Educators who teach growth mindset create classrooms where students feel motivated to try hard and achieve at higher levels than they have in the past.

Learner Outcomes

By the end of the course participants will understand:

  • The differences between a growth and a fixed mindset.
  • How to structure a classroom that supports growth mindset.
  • The false growth mindset.
  • The specific strategies to help their students change from a fixed to a growth mindset.
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Section Title
Book Study: Mindset: The New Psychology of Success
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Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Tuition credit (3 units) $355.00
Available for Credit
3 Quarter Credits
Reading List / Textbook

Mindset, The New Psychology of Success by Carol S. Dweck

Section Notes

This course is offered in collaboration with Teacher Study.

Course is self-paced. Completion time: up to one year from date of enrollment.

Refund Policy: Withdrawals submitted online through SPU within 7 days of enrollment will receive a 95% refund. Withdrawals received after that point will not receive a refund and no withdrawals will be accepted after the completion deadline for the course. Instructions on how to withdraw are located on our website under Students/Withdrawal and Refund Policies.


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