When was the last time that you pushed yourself out of your comfort zone? When did you last engage the mindset skills needed to take ownership of your own learning? Isn’t that really what we’re asking students to do when engaging in deeper learning? Do you remember how hard it can be to learn something new, and have the persistence to continue that learning over a long period of time?
(Click on the title Growth Mindset to read more about having a Growth Mindset)