Losing Is Good for You

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To help students learn to take setbacks in stride, we need to praise for hard work and persistence rather than innate abilities.  It’s important to teach children to learn from mistakes and losses.  Rethink taking part in programs that reward everyone for their participation as research is showing this actually leads to underachievement.

Losing Is Good for You by Ashley Merryman

 

 

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