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December 15, 2016

Mindsets: Persistence or Perseverance?

My supervisor and I recently started a 'discussion' on "Dweck's Mindets theory promotes persistence and not perseverance". What are your thoughts?

March 09, 2016

Promoting Mathematical Resilience

Recently attended and presented at the Promoting Mathematical Resilience Conference 4th-5th March 2016. Teaching for MR, Parenting for MR and Coaching for MR. Holistic development of future mathematicians.

October 17, 2015

Mathematical resilience

Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/soc/ces/postgrads/pgr/eportfolios/u0656099

I recently read in a twitter post that teachers can help students overcome the notion that making mistakes (in general) but mathematics in particular is not failure by making mistakes themselves. What are your thoughts on this?