4 weekly 1-hour sessions led by trained teachers from outside the study school.
(Sample: students in levels 6, 7 and 8 in two large secondary schools in Dhaka city)
Growth mindset sessions:
Sessions will be interactive lectures designed to teach the core concepts of growth mindset to students. These concepts include basic brain anatomy/function, plasticity of the brain (the brain can physically become stronger and more efficient when you work on learning new things), discussion of the value of effort/grit, strategies for coping with challenges and failure (re-framing, trying new strategies, working with others, etc...) and study skills (concept based learning, practice, etc...).