This article was written by Tegan, one of our fabulous Expand Education Coaches 

As an Expand Education coach, and soon to be Masters of Secondary Teaching graduate, it is vital that I understand how students learn.

Three things I have learned that are fundamental in facilitating learning are;

1. Empowering students by helping them understand how to learn can change the way they view learning. If they understand how to take control and responsibility...

August 15, 2017

The latest higher education rankings are out today and Australia has 6 universities in the top 100 globally. 

There are so many post-secondary options and it's important that students are informed and know which university specialises in what. It is worth visiting universities in high school so that students get a feel for different universities and what they may offer an individual student. It's very inspiring and motivating for the senior years i...

August 2, 2017

Just in case you haven't seen this TED talk from 2013 it's worth a watch. Working with students every day I've seen first hand that this is true. Attitude is everything and perseverance is vital for classroom and life success.

If you want to take the Grit Scale test and see further research and Angela's book click here.

Another recent article citing Carol Dweck's work on attitude being more important than intelligence is here.

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