LearnStorm at Pine Hill Middle School

LearnStorm is Khan Academy's free, back-to-school program that gives teachers a powerful way to jump start the school year. By combining growth–mindset activities and lesson-aligned practice, LearnStorm drives mastery of core academic skills, motivates classrooms, and builds students’ confidence. Sign-ups open on August 13 and the programs kicks-off on September…

LearnStorm Growth Mindset: Dave Paunesku on student self-reflection

Listen to Dave Paunesku, the executive director of PERTS, talk about how self-reflection is integral in developing a growth mindset. PERTS is a center at Stanford University that expands on the research done by Carol Dweck on growth mindset. The Growth Mindset Curriculum, created in partnership with PERTS, is available…

LearnStorm Growth Mindset: Dave Paunesku on student effort

Listen to Dave Paunesku, the executive director of PERTS, talk about addressing student effort in an effective way. PERTS is a center at Stanford University that expands on the research done by Carol Dweck on growth mindset. The Growth Mindset Curriculum, created in partnership with PERTS, is available with LearnStorm,…

LearnStorm Growth Mindset: Dave Paunesku introduces growth mindset

Listen to Dave Paunesku, the executive director of PERTS, talk about the growth mindset. PERTS is a center at Stanford University that expands on the research done by Carol Dweck on growth mindset. The Growth Mindset Curriculum, created in partnership with PERTS, is available with LearnStorm, a back-to-school program aimed…

LearnStorm Growth Mindset: Dave Paunesku on teacher modeling of growth mindset

Listen to Dave Paunesku, the executive director of PERTS, talk about the importance of a teacher modeling growth mindset and how a teacher can effectively model to influence their students. PERTS is a center at Stanford University that expands on the research done by Carol Dweck on growth mindset. The…

LearnStorm 2018 Overview Video

LearnStorm is Khan Academy's free, back-to-school program that gives teachers a powerful way to jump start the school year. By combining growth–mindset activities and lesson-aligned practice, LearnStorm drives mastery of core academic skills, motivates classrooms, and builds students’ confidence. Sign-ups open on August 13 and the programs kicks-off on September…

LearnStorm Growth Mindset: Salon owner on her career journey

Listen to Sam DiVine, a Salon Owner, talk about her journey to discovering that the beauty industry could be a great career path and how she found her own path within the industry. Sam's story is part of the Growth Mindset Curriculum available with LearnStorm, a back-to-school program aimed at…

LearnStorm Growth Mindset: Chef De Cuisine on his career journey

Listen to Zia Sheikh, a Chef de Cuisine, talk about the twists and turns of his career journey as he developed his sense of purpose and rediscovered his passion for cooking. Zia's story is part of the Growth Mindset Curriculum available with LearnStorm, a back-to-school program aimed at helping students…

LearnStorm Growth Mindset: Film director on her career journey

Listen to Olivia Abtahi, a film director, talk about the importance of seeing everything as a learning opportunity and how hard work got her to where she is now. Olivia's story is part of the Growth Mindset Curriculum available with LearnStorm, a back-to-school program aimed at helping students start the…

LearnStorm Growth Mindset: Teacher leader on his career journey

Listen to Paul Clifton, a teacher leader, talk about why he wanted to become a teacher and how he is passionate about becoming a role model as a black male in the middle school classroom. Paul's story is part of the Growth Mindset Curriculum available with LearnStorm, a back-to-school program…

LearnStorm Growth Mindset: Audio engineer on her career journey

Listen to Kelly Kramarik, share about her journey of discovering the audio engineer profession and how she created her own major in college to go down the career path she wanted. Kelly's story is part of the Growth Mindset Curriculum available with LearnStorm, a back-to-school program aimed at helping students…

LearnStorm Growth Mindset: Animation Director on setting goals

Listen to Lisa LaBracio, an Animation Director, talk about her career goals and how she worked towards achieving them. Lisa's story is part of the Growth Mindset Curriculum available with LearnStorm, a back-to-school program aimed at helping students start the school year strong. The growth mindset curriculum helps students take…

LearnStorm Growth Mindset: Dancer on his career journey

Listen to Michael Novak, a dancer, who shares about how he overcame physical injury, financial hardships and much more to make his dream of becoming a dancer come true. Michael's story is part of the Growth Mindset Curriculum available with LearnStorm, a back-to-school program aimed at helping students start the…

LearnStorm Growth Mindset: Khan Academy’s math content creator on learning strategies

Listen to Jeff Dodds, Khan Academy's math content creator talk about his struggles when math started to get difficult and how he overcame these struggles through working with others. Jeff's story is part of the Growth Mindset Curriculum available with LearnStorm, a back-to-school program aimed at helping students start the…

LearnStorm Growth Mindset: Khan Academy’s humanities content creator on academic belonging

Listen to Brian Johnsrud, Khan Academy's humanities content creator talk about is struggles in college to find academic belonging especially as a first generation college student. Brian's story is part of the Growth Mindset Curriculum available with LearnStorm, a back-to-school program aimed at helping students start the school year strong.…