The importance of grit in the classroom

  • 04 Apr 2017
  • 07:48 AM

During this week's #TEDEdChat, educator Dan Van der Vieren (@RTBCoaching) co-hosts about the importance of grit in the classroom. Angela Lee 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.

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