The Growing Learners team are a group of education research psychologists led by Professor Sherria Hoskins. We work with schools and parents to support them in improving children's expectations and attainment using evidence-based practice. All of the services we offer are underpinned by theory and applied research. We have a range of intervention packages and products that are all aimed at promoting growth mindsets.

The benefits of using our facilities

  • We have run a variety of research projects examining the impact of growth mindsets on pupils' attainment
  • We have worked with over 250 schools, both in the UK and across Europe
  • Everything that we offer is underpinned by psychology and education theory and applied research showing what works
  • We are a non-profit organisation, and have previously received funding from the Education Endowment Foundation, the National College of Teaching and Leadership and Higher Education Innovation Funding

Contact us

For more information, please contact: growinglearners@port.ac.uk.

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