Simple Ways to Increase Positive Thinking

Published On: January 8th, 2016·By ·

Increase your growth mindset and positive thinking skills with these simple questions!

I'm positive I've written about postive thinking before, but is that just positive thinking? I watch social media closely and it's my job to share some of the hot topics on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, and other outlets that teachers, principals, students, and parents are contributing.

The chart below, shared by We Are Teachers, is a guide to positive thinking and was shared like crazy on Twitter. And it’s easy to see why! With simple changes in thinking and speaking, you can increase your own and your student's growth mindset. This advice works for students, teachers, and everyone else.

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Can you think of any other ways to increase positive thinking? What effects do you think this will have on students or people in general? How will this help someone's growth mindset?


Tori Pakizer is the Social Media Editor at She writes regularly about the use of educational technology in K-12 classrooms, and specializes in how teachers use Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, and other social media. You can follow Tori and SimpleK12 on Twitter @SimpleK12. If you have ideas for using social media in schools, please send your information or tip to

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