Resilence and Perseverance Can Change Your Life

Teaching a child how to develop resilience, perseverance and grit is the key to future success. Many studies have been conducted on various teaching methods, but grit has proven to be the one element that aids children in life long success.

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  • Teaching kids to be optimistic
  • Designing a “action plan” that includes an obstacle or a problem and the coarse of action to solve and overcome it.
  • Teach kids to regulate their emotions; recognize the emotion, take a deep breath and reassess the situation.
  • Teach kids to use humor to build resistance