Inspiring Educators Who Inspire Future Leaders
I love using principalaim to share resources by educators as well as any supporters of education. I am excited to share a great post by Jackie Gerstein. In her post, Gerstein shares a set of great resources to help educators teach this very essential skill set – grit. Check out Gerstein’s Grit: The Other 21st Century Skills. tlb
Due to the interest of my post The Other 21st Skills, I decided to discuss individually each of the skills or dispositions I proposed that are in addition to the seven survival skills as identified by Tony Wagner.
This post focuses on Grit:
Here is Angela Duckwoth’s TED Talk about Grit that provides an overview about the topic.
Angela Duckworth developed a scale to measure Grit found at https://sasupenn.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_06f6QSOS2pZW9qR
Some of characteristics or dispositions of Grit include:
So how can Grit be taught or facilitated?
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