Growth Mindsets in Practice Conference 2016

Carol is back by popular demand following the huge success of her Osiris 2014 tour.

  • Practical teaching techniques to embed a growth mindset culture across your whole school
  • Leadership strategies
  • Awkward truths explored
  • Move beyond ‘fixed’ vs ‘growth’ mindsets

The Osiris 2016 exclusive UK tour with Professor Carol Dweck

Carol Dweck’s trailblazing theory shows how a simple belief has profound effects on achievement and success. This conference could transform your thinking and teaching methodology forever.


  • Learn the fundamental dos and don'ts of mindset applications in the classroom

  • Ensure growth mindset virtues are embraced and embedded in your school

  • Inspire inclusive routes that ‘stretch and challenge’ all pupils

  • What mindset theory does and doesn’t say about ‘effort’ and ‘ability’

  • Witness how action research enquiries are generating positive results in local schools



Information on speakers coming soon.

10:00 - 11:30

Implementing a Growth Mindset - Fact and Fiction


Based on her cutting-edge research, Professor Dweck dispels mindset myths and clarifies what does and does not work when crafting and embedding a growth mindset.

By Professor Carol Dweck


11:45 - 13:15

Osiris Mindset Programme - Its Rationale, Structure and Outputs


Professor Hymer explains the implications for school leaders and classroom practitioners when adopting growth mindsets as principled practice: - Embracing challenge - Meaningful effort - Sustained commitment to long-term goals - How Osiris intervention works to support teachers exploring mindset theory via classroom-based research

By Professor Barry Hymer


14:15 - 15:30

How It Works in Practice



By Professor Barry Hymer, TBC & The Royal Liberty School


15:45 - 16:30

Mindset Question Time


Your questions answered by leading experts Professor Carol Dweck and Professor Barry Hymer.

By Professor Carol Dweck & Professor Barry Hymer