Kim Charlton

Building a Growth Mindset in Your Children

Growing up, I was always told how smart I was. Not how hard I worked, but how smart I was. Indeed, I rarely worked hard. I procrastinated on every project, waiting until the last minute to get anything done. Why should I have to work hard? I’m smart. While I was student teaching, my older two kids began their own schooling years. Dominick, my middle child, started asking me about