Teaching children about having a Growth Mindset takes time. It is not something that you can tell your kids to do and they will do it. That’s why experts suggest to teach kids about the malleability of the brain. Teaching kids the neuroscience behind Growth Mindset is key. Presenting the information in multiple forms has been suggested as well. This story is a short and easy to understand message to prep your kids for more of the science. We use language similar to what any young student might be thinking when met with an academic challenge.