Mindfest: The Growing Mindsets Convention 2016

  • The secrets of implementing Growth Mindsets exposed
  • Learn the real growth Mindsets strategies on how to lead a learning school
  • Discover the best way to lead growth Mindsets
  • Dispel the myths and know how to make a real difference

Our hugely successful 2015 Growing Mindsets Convention featured the superb Angela Duckworth.

For 2016 we are thrilled to welcome back the mother of Mindsets, Professor Carol Dweck.

Spearheaded by Carol, this conference brings together the most celebrated and influential minds in educational philosophy and Mindset psychology from across the globe. 


  •  Discover the best ways to implement Growth Mindsets with inspiring ‘Featured Speakers’, (the ones everyone wants to hear)

  •  Recognise real and achievable ways to put Growth Mindsets in action

  •  Is there a new methodology for teaching intelligence?

  •  Engage in highly practical workshops for ‘Leaders’, ‘Teachers’ and anyone wanting to explore how the Osiris Growth Mindsets Programme can work for your school

  •  Understand ‘Inner Education’ in relation to Growth Mindsets and how it impacts the ‘subject of study’

  •  Have your questions answered by the experts

  •  Take away the tools needed to make instant advances in your school

  

 

Information on speakers coming soon.

09:35 - 09:50

Rhythm Warm Up

Keynote

 

By Ollie Tunmer

 

09:50 - 11:00

Implementing a Growth Mindset - Fact and Fiction

Keynote

 

By Professor Carol Dweck

 

11:20 - 12:20

Choose from the following sessions

Workshop 1

 

Teaching Intelligence (Featured Speaker Session)

A powerful methodology to build a Growth Mindset.

By Professor Guy Claxton

Implementing a Growth Mindset School Audit (Leaders Session)

Ideas and processes to develop a critical monitoring framework for Growth Mindset engagement.

By Charlie Warshawski

Getting Growth Mindsets Going in a Busy School (Growth Mindsets in Action Session)

Practical strategies, applications and inspiring examples

By Will Ord

Implementing OMP (Osiris Mindsets Programme Session)

Implications for school leaders of adapting a Growth Mindset approach.

By Professor Barry Hymer

 

12:20 - 12:50

Choose from the following sessions

Workshop 2

 

(Optional Lunch Session) Primary Case Study

This session is an optional session during lunch.

By Nick Turvey, Upton Cross Primary School

(Optional Lunch Session) Memory Skills Workshop

This session is an optional session during lunch.

By Charlie Warshawski

(Optional Lunch Session) Osiris Mindsets Programme - Secondary

This session is an optional session during lunch.

By Louise Pratt & Martin Blacoe, Priesthorpe School

 

12:50 - 13:20

Choose from the following sessions

Workshop 3

 

(Optional Lunch Session) Secondary Case Study

This session is an optional session during lunch.

By John Stanier, Great Torrington School

(Optional Lunch Session) Memory Skills Workshop (Repeat)

This session is an optional session during lunch.

By Charlie Warshawski

(Optional Lunch Session) Osiris Mindsets Programme - Primary

This session is an optional session during lunch.

By Kuldip Kahlon & Peter Short

 

13:20 - 14:20

Choose from the following sessions

Workshop 4

 

Mindfulness (Featured Speaker Session)

By Will Ord

Getting the Right Policies to Support Growth Mindsets (Leaders Session)

Assessment, Feedback and Resilience Policy

By Steve Ingle

Creating a Character Culture (Growth Mindset in Action Session)

How to develop character with a Growth Mindset perspective.

By CJ Simister

Get Students' Full Engagement on Mindsets (Osiris Mindsets Programme Session)

Techniques and strategies to develop and sustain a Growth Mindset approach to learning.

By Charlie Warshawski

 

14:30 - 15:30

Choose from the following sessions

Workshop 5

 

Inner Education (Featured Speaker Session)

Unique insight into the subject of study, the mind and the person within.

By Will Ord

Leading the Learning Powered School (Leaders Session)

A guide to what every leader must know to put learning first on the agenda.

By Professor Guy Claxton

Character and the Curriculum (Growth Mindsets in Action Session)

Two methods for planning lessons to encourage character and Growth Mindsets.

By CJ Simister

Lessons from the Chalk Face (Osiris Mindsets Programme Session)

How to evidence and build on continuous success.

By Steve Ingle

 

15:50 - 16:15

Q&A with Professor Carol Dweck

Keynote

 

By Professor Carol Dweck

 

16:15 - 16:45

Expert Panel with All of the Speakers

Keynote

 

By Prof. Dweck, Prof. Claxton, Will Ord, CJ Simister, Charlie Warshawski, Steve Ingle