Self-efficacy is founded in having the belief in your ability to succeed. Having self-efficacy has lifelong benefits that can support a person through academics, athletics, careers, and other personal or professional achievements.
We all are experiencing an array of feelings during the Covid-19 crisis, children included. Many of these feelings are heightened as state and government officials ask us to separate from family, friends, teachers, and co-workers. As a parent, you may be unsure how to help your child cope. Try these strategies for supporting your own emotional health and that of your family throughout this challenging time.
Growth mindset is the belief that students can learn more or become smarter if they work hard and persevere. It addresses both the hearts and minds of students and teachers. Willingness to try new things and to attempt challenging tasks can foster a growth mindset at home or at school. Try these recommendations with your child.