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“Grit” May Have Its Place, But Also Has To Be Kept In Its Place


Should Grit Be Taught and Tested in School? is a new, short and useful article at Scientific American.

Here’s how it ends:


You might also be interested in a piece I wrote for The Washington Post a few years ago – Why schools should not grade character traits.

I’m adding this info to The Best Resources For Learning About “Grit.”

Author: Larry Ferlazzo

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

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