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Sample Essay #2 Proposal:Paper Focus: High School Students Entering CollegeSuccess MagazineAudienceBody 1 MindsetDweck Quote #1: In working with college students, Dweck describes his method“They were taught that the brain is like a muscle that gets stronger with use andthat learning prompts neurons in the brain to grow new connections. From suchinstruction, many students began to see themselves as agents of their own braindevelopment”(5).Dweck Quote #2: Dweck provides an example of a study in 2002 by JoshuaAronson and Catherine Good about college students who, “began to enjoy theirschoolwork more, value it more highly and get better grades as a result oftraining that fostered a growth mindset” (6).Research Quote #3:Authors Donna Wilson and Marcus state,“When we assumethat we can make progress through effort and the use of effective strategies, weare motivated to invest more energy in the learning process” (3).

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