Executive Functioning Disorder and the Brain | Thinking Differently


Growth Mindset: Clearing Up Some Common Confusions

It is the belief that qualities can change and that we can develop our intelligence and abilities. The opposite of having a growth mindset is having a fixed mindset, which is the belief that intelligence and abilities cannot be developed.

Intelligence Can Be Measured in More Than One Way

Kaufman is now a professor of positive psychology at the University of Pennsylvania and the scientific director of its Imagination Institute. He got his master’s from Cambridge and a doctorate from Yale, where he wrote his dissertation on a new theory of intelligence.