Summary Of Grit: The Power Of Passion And Perseverance

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"Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance." Angela Lee Duckworth:. N.p., n.d. Web. 29
Sept. 2016.
In this video, Angela Leed Duckworth explains to us that when she taught 7th graders, she noticed that IQ was not the only difference between her best and her worst students. Her best performing students didn’t have good IQ scores and her smartest kids weren’t doing so well. After several years of teaching, Angela came to the conclusion that what we need in education is a much better understanding of students and learning from a motivational perspective. She left teaching to go back to school and become a psychologist in which she studied kids and adults. She would ask herself “Who is successful here and why?” Angela and her research team who
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