The importance of “grit”

ASCD’s Educational Leadership has a fascinating interview with Angela Lee Duckworth of the University of Pennsylvania on the relationship she has studied between “grit” and success in school/life.  Check out her webpage https://sites.sas.upenn.edu/duckworth, as well, to learn more about her work and for “grit scales” for kids and adults.  An important concept for school psychologists to understand.

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