New Community of Practice: Enhancing Grit, Promoting Growth Mindset, and Developing Metacognition

The purpose of this Community of Practice is to facilitate a discussion about enhancing student learning through the understanding of Grit, Growth Intelligence Mindset, and the use of metacognitive strategies. Members will discuss various ways in which these concepts can enhance student learning and will develop applicable strategies for use in the classroom. An understanding of related research will enhance participants’ approach to teaching. This newly forming CoP will begin meeting on select Monday afternoons this semester from 12 p.m. – 1 p.m. or 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Please contact the Academy ( or Khursheed Ichhaporia ( if you are interested.

Learn more about Growth Mindset with the free 20-Minute Mentor Commons from Magna Publications:

Use the Accessing Online Subscriptions and Memberships document for information about logging in to your Magna Publications account. Questions? Please contact the Academy at 847.925.6174.