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More On The Marshmallow Experiment


I’ve previously written about a follow-up study released recently on the fortieth anniversary of the Marshmallow Experiment. Here are a few more pieces on the new study, and I’ll be adding this post to My Best Posts About Helping Students Develop Their Capacity For Self-Control:

The New York Times Learning Network had a particularly interesting feature where many students commented on their thoughts on the importance of self-control.

The Willpower Circuit appeared in Wired.

The Secrets of Self-Control: The Marshmallow Test 40 Years Later appeared in TIME.

Author: Larry Ferlazzo

I'm a high school teacher in Sacramento, CA.

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