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Stories by Carol S. Dweck

A Surprising Secret to Raising Smart Kids

Hint: Don't tell your kids that they are. More than three decades of research shows that a focus on “process”—not on intelligence or ability—is key to success in school and in life

May 1, 2016 — Carol S. Dweck

The Secret to Raising Smart Kids

HINT: Don't tell your kids that they are. More than three decades of research shows that a focus on “process”—not on intelligence or ability—is key to success in school and in life

January 1, 2015 — Carol S. Dweck

The Secret to Raising Smart Kids

Hint: Don't tell your kids that they are. More than three decades of research shows that a focus on effort-not on intelligence or ability-is key to success in school and in life

November 28, 2007 — Carol S. Dweck