Watch and RespondWatch these 2 short videos and respond in the blog below:
Angela Duckworth's TED Talk
Angela Duckworth is one of the gurus of measuring grit and researching short and long term successes. She has worked alongside Dr. Carol Dweck, author of Mindset. This 8 minute TED Talk is a powerful overview of the long-term benefits of having a Growth Mindset.Author:Length:
NBC Broadcast: True Grit
Can Grit be taught and measured? The KIPP School in New York City thinks so. Watch this 8 minute video here: http://rethinked.org/?p=1464 Be sure to blog your thoughts after watching this and the Angela Duckworth video.
Please add to your Introduce, Sustain, & Extend to hang onto your good ideas! (document is located in the welcome section of this course)