Analysis Of How Kids Really Succeed By Paul Tough

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How Kids Really Succeed Summary

In the article "How Kids Really Succeed" by Paul Tough, he identifies the fact that students in the country are facing everyday challenges. These challenges affect their everyday lives, meaning in and outside of the classroom. Tough explains that students who have been raised with a lower income tend to fall short in their studies in school and have more behavioral issues than children who have been raised in a wealthier home. The kids who act out daily are not the ones to blame, because they are simply doing what they think is right in their minds. Tough states, "when parents behave harshly the children are less likely over time to develop the ability to manage strong emotions and respond effectively to stressful
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