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More Than Mindsets: Why Vygotsky Still Matters

If you've been anywhere near higher education over the last few years, I would bet that you've heard of Carol Dweck's work on mindsets.  James Lang recently wrote a column in the Chronicle of Higher Education outlining Dweck's theories and discussing why they are important for faculty to know about and to use in the classroom, but there might be more to the story of student learning.

Posted on July 14, 2015 and filed under Learning Research.