6 Ways to Understand Student Growth and Development
[This blog is in proces: it will be completed by 8/27. Please return laterfor the completed blog!]
In a discussion of student development in K12 schools and college and into the workplace, the topic of rules versus student flexibility came up. This is a crucial area that can facilitate or hinder student developmenet and growth.
oak trees are powerful models for the combination of fixity & flexibility for education.
Growth mindset: See the trees growing. Provide the nourishment & get out of the way, not block sun