Monthly Archives: May 2016

Article for Parents

Angela Duckworth photo from New York Times

Grit by Angela Duckworth. Photo from NY Times Blog It’s OK to quit, but not when the going gets tough!” Psychology Professor Dr Angela Duckworth, who studies resilience in children, suggests that parents who worry that their child tends to regularly give up on things to try something new should relax. This can help help build up interest and passion. But walking away from something just because it is too hard is another matter…..Read the New York Times review by KJ Dell’Antonia here.