Different Types Of Mindsets And Factors That Affect Your Basic Abilities

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MINDSETS Mindsets are about your beliefs and characteristics, or how do you really think and how you can use your skills in order to improve your basic abilities. There are two types of mindsets: fixed mindsets and growth mindsets. A fixed mindset is a belief that abilities and intelligence are set and cannot be changed. On the other hand, a growth mindset would be one that abilities and intelligence can grow through effort and dedication. My mindset has been changing throughout my everyday life for example, when I am meeting new people, when I am at church, or even when I am going to school. My mindsets can change based on new setting or situation. I can change my life, skills and success depending on my mindsets and my beliefs . Perhaps it’s not hard to find the key of being successful if you find out your type of mindsets. Carol Dweck, the psychologist in Stanford University suggests that intelligence depends on the different mindsets in her article “Brainology: Transforming Students’ Motivation to Learn.” Also, I believe that everyone wants to be intelligent, and everyone wants to know the easiest and faster way to be intelligent and being successful. Based on “Habits of Mind” from Framework for Success in Postsecondary Writing( published January by CWPA, NCTE & NWP), there are different factors and habits can help students in variety of fields and disciplines. In fact, habit of mind is a way of thinking that every one needs it over the time. It is not…

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