Category: Grit

My Best Mistake

Instead of returning an assignment with a bunch of red marks, try this strategy to help build grit.

By Rene Grimes, Second Grade Teacher

Three Little Words

Michelle Kinder shares three little words that get a ton of play in her household. You'll love this simple strategy, or rather, Jedi mind trick!

By Michelle Kinder, M.Ed., LPC Executive Director

Yes ... D'Oh! ... YET

"As I’m sure you can guess, many of the teenagers don’t mind talking about what they did well, but they often shut down when asked about the frustrations. Although we honor their resistance to sharing, we also invite them to learn grit." Read more...

By John Edmonson, Clinical Group Leader