Topic: Measurement & Assessment

Mindsets and the learning environment: Assessing the African American Male Achievement Program in Oakland Unified School District

Chloe Stroman

A study by Thomas S. Dee and Emily Penner evaluates Oakland’s flagship program to provide comprehensive support to black boys and young men in the district.

Lessons from the first round of the Mindsets & the Learning Environment Initiative

Shanette Porter

Snapshots released from the first six projects funded through the Student Experience Research Network’s Mindsets & the Learning Environment research portfolio.

Investing in a second round of the Mindsets and the Learning Environment interdisciplinary research initiative

Jess Hennessey

Funding from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will support six new research projects that will explore how environments inside and outside of school shape learning mindsets.

Mindsets and the learning environment: A deeper look into “psychologically-wise” classroom practices

Jess Hennessey

Geoff Cohen and Tanner LeBaron Wallace discuss how they’re using a large video dataset to explore teaching practices that support students’ development of learning mindsets.