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TED Talks Education | Angela Duckworth: What Is Grit? | PBS

Duration: 06:12
Program: TED Talks Education
Broadcast Date: May. 8, 2013

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. What is grit? Find out in her TED Talk, in which Duckworth explains that grit is a better indicator of personal success than IQ, family income and other factors.



Post Date: May 10, 2013
Expiration Date: May 9, 2016