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Jan 12 2018 | Stanford Report | Posted In: Announcements, Faculty, In the News
The American Enterprise Institute in Washington, D.C., put the spotlight on 200 influential scholars it said did the most to shape educational practice and policy in the past year.
Jan 10 2018 | Stanford Report | Posted In: Awards, Faculty, In the News
Stanford psychologist recognized with $4 million prize for education research Stanford psychology professor Carol Dweck received the inaugural Yidan Prize, honoring her innovative contributions to education research. Stanford psychology Professor Carol Dweck was named a recipient of the inaugural...
Jan 4 2018 | Association for Psychological Science | Posted In: Announcements, Faculty, Students
APS Rising Stars The Rising Star designation recognizes outstanding psychological scientists in the earliest stages of their research career post-PhD whose innovative work has already advanced the field and signals great potential for their continued contributions. ALIA CRUM   
Dec 29 2017 | The Washington Post | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
By Laura L. Carstensen December 29, 2017 Laura L. Carstensen is professor of psychology and the Fairleigh S. Dickinson Jr. professor in public policy at Stanford University. We hear a lot about aging societies these days. At the same time, we hear relatively little about being old from older people...
Dec 10 2017 | Forbes | Posted In: Awards, Faculty, In the News
A fund to promote global education set up by Tencent co-founder Chen Yidan handed out its first two awards in Hong Kong last night. Carol Dweck, a psychology professor at Stanford University, received the Yidan Prize for Education Research. Her work on the power of the “growth mindset,” based upon...

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