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Workforce Alliance 13th Annual Meeting

  • Silver Birches 205 Pennsylvania 507 Hawley, PA, 18428 United States (map)

The Growth Mindset Solving Problems and Discovering Opportunities

 Join us for a discussion on how the growth mindset can help people:

· Develop Intelligence

· Embrace Challenges

· Persist in the face of setbacks

· Find lessons and inspiration in others and more!

Learn how the Growth Mindset is being used locally in our schools and how it can be integrated into our everyday lives.


An introduction to the Growth Mindset led by Susan Shaffer, Director of The Stourbridge Project

Keynote Speaker Beth Zimmer, Founder and Managing Director, Innovation Collaborative, Erie PA

The Innovation Collaborative co-leads efforts to prioritize, enhance, and grow northwest Pennsylvania's business startup culture.  An early adopter of the ecosystem concept in economic and community development, the Collaborative now has an extensive list of members and initiatives dedicated to the Growth Mindset. 

 Tim Morgan, Assistant Superintendent for Wayne Highlands School District discusses how Wayne Highlands is integrating the Growth Mindset into the school’s curriculum and showcases teachers and students in action.

John Drake, Director at The Center for Business Development and Community Outreach from Penn State Scranton highlights Penn State’s Launchbox - business support services for start-ups.

Registration required:

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