Sown to Grow Helps Kids Develop Self-Directed Learning
The goal of the website is to help students develop a growth mindset in order to take a more active role in their learning.
Sown to Grow
Cultivate a growth mindset with reflective, student-driven learning
Pros: Gives students data to think critically about their goals and progress by easily adding a self-reflective layer to any assignment.
Cons: Finding time to assess academic assignments and an additional layer of student reflection can prove challenging for busy educators.
Bottom Line: If developing a growth mindset is an important part of your teaching practice, this is a solid choice.
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