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Changing Minds to Address Poverty – Positivity Mindset

Welcome to the Positivity Mindset of the Changing Minds to Address Poverty in the Classroom course. 
This course is one in a series of seven other courses offered by Michigan Virtual dealing with how poverty impacts student learning and achievement. Based on the work of Eric Jensen, this course moves beyond theory and provides practical classroom strategies tied to having a positivity mindset. In this course you will learn about developing a positivity mindset and the effects positive emotions can have on the brain and learning. 

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Who should take this course?

Administrator
Community
Counselor
Families
Mentor
Support Staff
Teacher

What grade level(s) does this course apply to?

Early Childhood
High School
Lower Elementary
Middle School
Post-Secondary
Upper Elementary