Keywords: educational policy

How Children Succeed

How Children Succeed


Paul Tough

ISBN: 9780547564654
Year of publication: 2012

Paul Tough HOW CHILDREN SUCCEED Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character For Ellington, who prefers books about dump trucks. Introduction In the summer of 2009, a couple of weeks after my son, Ellington, was born, I spent the day in a prekindergarten classroom in a small town in New Jersey. The two events were unrelatedI was visiting room 140 at the Red Bank Primary School not to scope out the class as a new parent but to try to understand it as a journalist. At first glance, the ...

Keywords: & & & Cognitive Psychology Decision-Making Educational Policy Kindergarten Preschool Problem Solving Reform