CASTL News


  • 4 PRACTICAL WAYS TEACHERS CAN FOSTER GROWTH MINDSET IN STUDENTS


    How can educators help improve students’ potential and academic outcomes? One effective strategy is cultivating growth mindset. Assistant Professor Stephanie Wormington shares practical tips for fostering growth mindset in students.

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  • $10M IN FUNDING AWARDED TO CASTL RESEARCHERS IN 2018


    In 2018, CASTL faculty received nearly $10 million in new funding to research a variety of pressing issues facing the field of education. See the full list of funding in this article.

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Faculty in the News


Our most recent mentions in the press and guest posts:

  • Growing Your Intelligence: Professor Shares the Power of ‘Growth Mindset’


    UVAToday

    Stephanie Wormington’s research at CASTL focuses on what drives student motivation in school. In this Q&A, she answers questions about growth mindset — and how you can use it to grow your intelligence.

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  • VIRGINIA LEGISLATURE EXPANDS UVA’S KINDERGARTEN READINESS PROGRAM STATEWIDE


    UVAToday

    To better measure the skills kindergarteners need to succeed, the General Assembly recently funded the statewide expansion of CASTL's Virginia Kindergarten Readiness Program.

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Events


CASTL faculty and students share their research at diverse conferences and events around the world. See what they have presented lately:

  • CLOSING THE EARLY CHILDHOOD OPPORTUNITY GAP


    Representatives from Virginia school divisions met at the University of Virginia to improve teaching practice and alignment across preschool through third grade to ensure that every child has the experiences they need to be successful in school.

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Get to Know CASTL


Turning Research Into Reality

CASTL's decade of research is making classroom teaching and learning better, from childcare to higher education

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Our Research Impact Across the Globe

See how CASTL's research impacts teachers, students, and future research across the globe

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Our Research Projects and Initiatives

CASTL's current research projects, focused on improving teaching and learning, span from infancy to higher education

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