DHS Mindset Conference

Class Teaching’s excellent Growth Minswt conference

Class Teaching

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Yesterday we hosted our first ‘Mindset Conference’ at Durrington High School.  As we continue to embed a growth mindset culture as a school, we have frequent requests from other schools to come and visit.  This prompted us to put on this conference.  It was a great day, and a real pleasure to host nearly 50 delegates from all over the country.  As well as sharing what we have been doing as a school, it was fantastic to hear their stories too.

Headteacher Sue Marooney kicked off the day, sharing her thoughts on what a growth mindset meant to her.  Sue has transformed our school in the 12 years that she has been head and epitomises the growth mindset – she outlined her formula for success:

  • ›Know your values and moral purpose and live by them – what are your non-negotiables?
  • Have high expectations of yourself, the students and your staff.
  • Be

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