Maximizing Your Child's Potential Through A Growth Mindset

Adults · Learning
For most children, receiving a poor grade on a test or failing to make the cut for a sports team is devastating—and it can lead to self-imposed labels and limitations that impact their future development. COVID-19 has created another obstacle for students as they navigate a particularly challenging distance learning year. However, with the right approach, their next poor grade on a test or struggle they encounter can be the positive spark that drives them forward, rather than dragging them further into academic anxiety. Based on more than 30 years of research from Stanford University, students (and parents!) who develop a Growth Mindset can advance their skills and development more than they think they can, within school, work, and the rest of their lives.
During this presentation, you will discover:
  • Through effort, anyone can improve at anything
  • Failure and challenge are catalysts for growth and development
  • Your child’s academic potential isn’t defined by their past results or innate ability
  • How to help your child change their attitude towards difficult things
Audience: Adults
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October 22, 1 PM EDT
For Adults · 45 mins


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Meet Our Instructor

Jake Neuberg
Jake Neuberg is the Co-Founder of Revolution Prep, the leading provider of professional academic and test preparation tutoring for students from elementary school through college. Jake and his Co-Founder, Ramit Varma, have created the most effective tutoring platform anywhere and have successfully helped more than one million families achieve better grades, higher test scores, and improved confidence. Jake is an engaging speaker, having spoken to audiences around the world from Europe to the Middle East to Asia to North America on the topics of helping your child become an effective learner, getting into college, bootstrapped entrepreneurship, and much more. Jake and Ramit were both recognized as finalists for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year in 2009. In 2010, Jake led Revolution Prep to be named the fastest-growing educational company in Los Angeles, and the 14th-fastest-growing in education nationwide by Inc. Magazine. Jake now serves on the Board for Revolution Prep. Jake holds a BA in economics from the University of California, Berkeley and a Master’s in Business Administration from the Anderson School of Business at the University of California, Los Angeles where he is a frequent guest lecturer on innovation and entrepreneurship. Jake is an active member of The Santa Monica Bay Chapter of YPO and an avid skier, cyclist, and outdoor enthusiast. He lives in Pacific Palisades with his wife Mina and their four children.
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