"Grit" is good, but it isn't vital.
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June 16, 2014
June 11, 2014
Angela Duckworth already has her lab and her MacArthur Foundation Grant. It's time to slow the roll on the "grit narrative."
June 9, 2014
The development of "grit" as a key to success is a popular theory among education reformers. I think it tells a very limited story.
June 4, 2014
A guest post from Jennifer Solheim.
May 28, 2014
I disagree with Rebecca Schuman. There's a first for everything.
May 27, 2014
Have you heard? Rating schools is like rating blenders.
May 12, 2014
Some personal strategies for end-of-semester grade grubbing prevention.
May 7, 2014
The end of the semester always feels a little disappointing because I'm focused on the wrong things.
May 1, 2014
Either there's madness afoot or I'm crazy.
April 23, 2014
Without legislative meddling, I would've missed something special.