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The Effects of Expectancies for Reference Group Performance on Individual Performance
Jeff Howard's dissertation for the Harvard University School of Social and Public Psychology outlines the effects of group expectancy on individual performance behavior, affect, and cognitions.
I recently faced a tough challenge while skiing in northern Vermont, and it got me thinking about the power of mindsets. Although I'm an experie...
On March 5, 2010, the headlines in the Chicago Tribune announced an astonishing accomplishment. The entire senior class at Chicago’s only public, male...
What does it mean to "look black" and "act white"? And how does this relate to the persistent achievement gap between black students and their white counterparts?