G.R.I.T. = THE KEY TO SUCCESS AND LIFE OPTIMIZATION
It's not all about the math (or whatever content area you're studying). One of my other goals for this course is to help you increase your ability to persevere -- to keep going, even when the going gets tough.
About Angela Duckworth's TEDTalk
Leaving a high-flying job in consulting, Angela Duckworth took a job teaching math to seventh-graders in a New York public school. She quickly realized that IQ wasn't the only thing separating the successful students from those who struggled. Here, she explains her theory of "grit" as a predictor of success.
What’s the best predictor of success in a person’s life, including when it comes to goals in education? “Grit,” says psychologist Dr. Angela Lee Duckworth.
HOW MUCH GRIT DO YOU HAVE?