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Grit in the classroom : building perseverance for excellence in today's students / by Laila Y. Sanguras.

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Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial j PS 370.154 SANGURAS (Text) 33946003299950 Parent/Teacher - 1st Floor Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781618216311
  • ISBN: 1618216317
  • Physical Description: vii, 157 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Waco, Texas : Prufrock Press, Inc., [2017]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (Page 149-156).
Formatted Contents Note:
Anatomy of grit -- Measuring grit -- What gritty classrooms can learn from gifted education and talent development -- Integrating grit, mindsets, and motivation -- Cultivating passionate students -- Building grit at home -- Creating a gritty school culture.
Summary, etc.:
The combination of sustained hard work and resiliency, grit is the difference between those who give up and those who don't. Grit in the Classroom assists educators in creating a learning environment that fosters grit development for all students, regardless of ability. Each chapter includes stories to illustrate the research and ideas presented and ends with discussion questions that can be used to continue the conversationThis book provides a rationale for teaching grit in the classroom with the goal of propelling this topic into discussions of building passion and talent in today's students.
Subject: Motivation in education.
Classroom environment.

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