Why Smart People Struggle on Standardized Tests

How adopting a growth mindset can dramatically improve performance.

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It’s like this: every week, you complete one practice test. At first, you might struggle, but you quickly pick up the basics. By week two, you’re getting through the test more quickly, and your score has improved significantly. A month later, however, even after doubling…

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Freelance writer and career/higher ed coach. I write about freelancing, health and wellness, and much more. https://soupseason.substack.com/

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Katherine Demby

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Freelance writer and career/higher ed coach. I write about freelancing, health and wellness, and much more. https://soupseason.substack.com/

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