Growth Mindset

Growth Mindset is the belief that we have the capability of improving our abilities and intelligence.  A Fixed Mindset if the complete opposite; it is the belief that our abilities and intelligence cannot grow.  At Shimotsu Elementary, we believe in the importance of having a growth mindset.  In doing so, children learn that by working harder and using the right strategies, we can get better at what we are set on doing.  With a growth mindset, children become empowered, gain confidence and are even more resilient. -  enjoy this video series that emphasizes how easy, important and powerful it is to have a growth mindset. - watch Sesame Street and Bruno Mars sing along about the importance of not giving up - enjoy another Sesame Street video as they sing along to the power of YET