Why is the education world, especially the math world, in a buzz over Growth Mindset? In this session, learn about the research behind Fixed and Growth Mindset in order to make connections between teacher and student mindset and student success in mathematics. We will discuss and explore resources and strategies available to promote a growth mindset in the mathematics classroom.
Sami Briceno is the Manager School Partnerships, Texas Lead at Carnegie Learning. Prior to joining Carnegie Learning she was an educator and administrator in Lubbock ISD and Austin ISD. Sami speaks frequently at regional and national math conferences including CAMT and NCTM. She has also worked with the Charles A. Dana Center at the University of Texas at Austin facilitating professional development with school districts across Texas.