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How a growth mindset can counter unhealthy perfectionism

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Helping students develop a growth mindset can help counter tendencies toward unhealthy perfectionism, educator Tricia Ebner writes in this blog post. Ebner describes how she opened the school year for her seventh-grade class with an article and discussion on the importance of failure in learning. She also has reframed her grading practices to allow students second and third chances to earn points when struggling. Center for Teaching Quality (04/12)


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