Tim Klein, LCSW, is an award-winning urban educator, clinical therapist, teaching fellow at Harvard University, and lecturer at Boston College. He has worked intensively with marginalized students to equip them to pursue meaningful and fulfilling lives. Prior to his work at Boston College, he spent five years as the Outreach Director for Summer Search, a national youth development non-profit serving historically underrepresented student populations. As the director of school and community engagement at Medford High School, he implemented strategies that increased college matriculation by 30%.
We can't expect students to cultivate growth mindsets if the school culture doesn't support them.
A new book argues that caring adult mentors are critical to students’ success in school and in life.