2020 can be a year of extreme challenge and difficulty, or it can be a year of solid, consistent growth and development. We know the many challenges that students around the country are facing right now. Whether your child is adjusting to remote learning or dealing with an ever-changing hybrid schedule, there are a variety of barriers to your child's success in addition to the usual adversities that students face.
Mindset is the key to turning this year around and ensuring that your child continues to develop into their maximum potential. What does mindset training help students with? Consider these mindset red flags:
Sign up today and get your child a proven, world class system to:
- Increase confidence & participate more in class
- Self-motivate and kick apathy to the curb
- Remain disciplined with strong, positive habits & routines
- Combat test anxiety/burnout and perform at their best consistently
- Improve positive behaviors without giving extrinsic rewards
- Reduce negative behaviors, both in instances and severity
- Be successful in school and life
With over 2 hours of video lessons and 50+ activities to complete, Dr. Kevin Leichtman will lead your child through a series of targeted, specific lessons expertly designed to strengthen their mindset. These research-based lessons give your child all the tools needed to succeed at any level of school. These same skills translate to success in sports, clubs, work, and any other aspects of life.
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Academic Mindset was developed by Drs. Kevin and Anala Leichtman, adapted from the massively successful Wrestling Mindset program created by former nationally ranked, All-Ivy League wrestlers, Gene and Jeff Zannetti to help individuals and teams reach their full potential in sports, school and life.
Dr. Kevin Leichtman is a published author & researcher who holds a Ph.D. in curriculum & instruction, researching teacher burnout and exploring the mindset of successful teachers. He also holds a M.Ed. in curriculum & instruction from Florida Atlantic University. He has been an English/Reading teacher for 8 years teaching every grade level from 7-12, including 5 years as a wrestling coach. He also serves as an adjunct professor at FAU. His work has been published in a textbook on andragogy and pedagogy and he has presented at several national education conferences on mindset training.
Dr. Anala Leichtman recently completed her doctoral degree in Curriculum & Instruction at Florida Atlantic University. Her dissertation was about teachers' experiences developing curriculum in English/Language Arts classrooms while working in a high stakes testing environment. She teaches global education courses at Florida Atlantic University for undergraduate and graduate students. She has encompassed 10 years of teaching experience at the Pre-K, high school, and college level.