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Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance


Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance

Leaving a high-flying job in consulting, Angela Lee Duckworth took a job teaching math to seventh graders in a New York public school. She quickly realized that IQ wasn’t the only thing separating the successful students from those who struggled. In this TEDtalk, she explains her theory of “grit” as a predictor of success.