Fostering Grit

I recently finished reading the book Fostering Grit, which is an ASCD Arias book (it is short enough to read in a 1 hour sitting) written by Thomas R. Hoerr. Every great educator knows that we can not only teach students content; that we must also teach character traits such as Read more…

Mindset

Here is another cross-post of my “Friday Focus” from my Staff Memo Blog this week: ————————————————————————————– Previously, I shared with you that I planned to read the book Mindset by Carol Dweck over break, because I had heard about it on Twitter and read another educator’s blog post about it. Read more…