Monthly Archives: May 2012

The Power of Mindset

These links describe how a Fixed vs a Growth mindset can affect our children, our students, and ourselves. http://nymag.com/news/features/27840 http://www.ascd.org/publications/educational-leadership/oct07/vol65/num02/The-Perils-and-Promises-of-Praise.aspx Pamela Hansen LD/Literacy Consultant Advertisements

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You’re not perfect – so ask for help!

From a great teacher .. . http://wp.me/p18eqJ-5N Pamela Hansen LD/Literacy Consultant

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Are you a pro or an amateur?

From Professional CapitalĀ (2012) by Andy Hargreaves and Michael Fullan Pamela Hansen LD/Literacy Consultant VSB

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Poetry In Voice

Poetry In Voice is a national, bilingual recitation contest that inspires high school students to develop lifelong relationships with poetry while improving their public speaking and language skills.There is more than $20,000 in prize money with $5000 for the winner … Continue reading

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Effort vs. Intelligence

Check out this link on how to praise both your children and your students. http://nymag.com/news/features/27840/index1.html Pamela Hansen Secondary LD/Literacy Consultant Vancouver School Board

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