"20th Century schools presumed that students' intelligence was largely fixed. 21st Century science says that intelligence is expandable--and in a variety of ways. New Kinds of Smart argues that this shift in the way we think about young minds opens up hitherto unexplored possibilities for education."
New kinds of smart: How the science of learnable intelligence is changing education. Maidenhead, Berkshire, England ; New York, NY: McGraw-Hill/Open University Press; 2010.