"What’s the best predictor of success in a person’s life, including when it comes to goals in education? 'Grit,'" says psychologist Dr. Angela Lee Duckworth.
Hey Kid! Pull Yourself up by Your Bootstraps and Get Some True Grit!
What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you hear the word grit? Grit, as in hard abrasive particles of sand, stone or gravel? Grits, as in the Southern breakfast delicacy? True Grit, as in John Wayne wearing an eye patch? G.R.I.T., as in “God, Really, It’s Terrible.”