The Most Important Mindset for Long-term Success

by Gregory Ciotti
In all my time as a substitute teacher for elementary school, perhaps nothing out of the mouths of babes disappointed me as much as this: “But Mr. Greg, girls aren’t good at math like boys are.” From one of my favorite students no less, a total sweetheart. It was disheartening to hear. At such a young age, abilities in subjects like mathematics had already been defined as innate.Read the full article

  • There’s one key difference between kids who excel at math and those who don’t - 4 readers - “I’m just not a math person.” We hear it all the time. And we've had enough. Because we believe that the idea of “math people” is the most self-destructive idea in America today. The truth is, you probably are a math person, and by thinking otherwise, you are possibly hamstringing your own career. Worse, you...