After watching the video above, be prepared to discuss as a class:
- What does having grit, or perseverance, mean to you?
- Brainstorm a list of everyday situations that require you to have grit.
- What does Dr. Duckworth mean when she talks about “living life as a marathon?”
- What long-term goals do you have for yourself?
- How do you keep yourself motivated to achieve your long-term goals?