Re-Share: Grit- Is it What Determines Our Successes or Failures?

Here is a great Ted Education Talk from Angela Lee Duckworth that takes aim at what it is that makes people successful. Is it education level? Is it wealth? Is it IQ? While not discounting these and other factors, Ms. Duckworth says the answer is often Grit: passion and perseverance for long term goals. The big question is then: how do you teach or build grit? Check out this great talk: 

https://www.ted.com/talks/angela_lee_duckworth_grit_the_power_of_passion_and_perseverance