Angela Lee Duckworth Keynotes - The Angela Lee Duckworth keynotes highlight the factors that breed success. As a teacher,...
The educational process in the later years of high school are difficult periods in terms of educational progress; it requires time and dedication. Duckworth states in her optimized success keynote that educators and parents need to develop a much better understanding of students and their individual learning processes from a motivational and psychological perspective.
Grit is the primary characteristic that determines the success rate of an individual according to Duckworth in a study she conducted. Passion and perseverance dedicated to achieving long-term goals is what elevates successful individuals among others. The best means of culminating grit is by developing a growth mindset, which is the belief that the ability to learn isn't fixed and innate. By desensitizing failure, parents can open avenues of learning and success.