La Joya Students on EduGuide

With support from the Greater Texas Foundation, we recently wrapped up the first year of the EduGuide program in La Joya Independent School District in the Rio Grande Valley region of…

Activity: Automatic Thoughts

Our thoughts constantly help us interpret everything that happens during our day, from the comments that greet us in the morning to the rush of events that fill each hour….

WEBINAR: Raise Grit & Achievement

How do you motivate students to learn? By giving them the tools they need to motivate themselves. On April 14, 2015, EduGuide held a free, informational webinar providing resources, strategies,…

Motivating the Unmotivated

87 percent of recent high school graduates in a 2014 national survey reported they would have worked harder had their schools demanded a higher academic standard. But how, exactly, do…

EduGuide Challenge: The Drum Major

Visionary leader, inspiring orator, philosopher, agent of social change. In his too-short life, the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. had many roles, all worthy of acknowledgement and remembrance. But…

The Growth Mindset

Stanford researcher Dr. Carol Dweck discovered that students who approach life with a “growth mindset” learn faster and more freely than those with a “fixed mindset.” Students who have a fixed mindset…