"Responsibility to yourself means refusing to let others do your thinking, talking, and naming for you: it means learning to respect and use your own brains and instincts; hence, grappling with hard work." -Adrienne Rich
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HOW TO GROW YOUR CHILD'S MIND - 5 ways to help kids think critically
YOU CAN LEARN ANYTHING - a video by Khan Academy
GROWTH-MINDSET - Watch video of how your brain is like a muscle.
GROWTH-MINDSET REVISITED - "It's about learning, and improving, and loving the process..."
GIVING GOOD PRAISE TO GIRLS - What messages stick.
DESIGN THINKING - How to apply it to get "unstuck," and instead create healthful habits.
GIRLS LEARN TO NEGOTIATE THE HARVARD WAY - From NPR
HOW WRITING DOWN TINY ACHIEVEMENTS EVERY DAY... - Changes our brains.
REIMAGINING SMART - And revealing 9 types of intelligence