Welcome to the Peak Performance Mindset Course! When it comes to high stakes, pressure filled courses, our mindset often gets in the way of our best possible performance. This course will teach you how to address the most common mindset issues and overcome the barriers to your highest potential scores. It is especially beneficial for students who feel like they are "bad test takers." Consider the following cycle:
If you are stuck in this cycle, no amount of studying and content memorization will prepare you to score at your best. Mindset training is the missing piece that you need to perform on test day and live out your potential! Sign up for the course today and change the cycle. Let's make it look like this:
What you'll get:
- Over 70+ minutes of video lessons from Dr. Kevin Leichtman, a mindset expert, author, researcher, and highly effective teacher
- 16 specific, highly targeted lessons that give you the tools needed to improve aspects of your mindset related to testing
- 20+ activities that help you practice and apply what you learn throughout the course
- Proven methods to strengthen your mindset and improve your performance on test days
- Lessons that will carry on past your test day and have a positive impact on your life!
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The Peak Performance Mindset course will lead you through structured activities in the following categories:
- Building Confidence
- Habits & Routines
- Resiliency & Bouncing Back
Strengthening these mental muscles will ensure that you perform more consistently and at a higher level on tests, in school, and in life!
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.