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Glossary

Adaptive mindset - a mindset where individuals regard difficulties as challenges they can overcome rather than as fixed and discouraging statements of their worth. 

Fixed mindset- a mindset that is associated with a tendency to get discouraged and question one’s abilities. 

Growth mindset - a mindset that is associated with resilience and persistence in the face of challenges.