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TPREP101: SAT Prep « Saylor.org – Free Online Courses Built by Professors

TPREP101: SAT Prep « Saylor.org – Free Online Courses Built by Professors | Student Leadership Service Learning | Scoop.it
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Online Resources | First Generation College Bound

Online Resources | First Generation College Bound | Student Leadership Service Learning | Scoop.it
The following are websites that are helpful, and sometimes crucial, for students on the college-bound track. www.collegeboard.com – The College Board
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▶ Marshmallow study redone.m4v - YouTube

Famous psychologist Philip Zimbardo revisits Walter Mischel's marshmallow study to test impulse control in children (some are able to resist temptation, whil...
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▶ Grit is Underrated! - YouTube

What is grit? Why is grit an important quality? When is the right time to practice your grit and how can you use it? I answer all of these questions in this ...
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▶ Do you know how to tap into your Grit? - YouTube

What is grit? Why is grit an important quality? When is the right time to practice your grit and how can you use it? I answer all of these questions in this ...
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▶ Duracell: Trust Your Power - NFL's Patrick Willis, San Francisco 49ers - YouTube

Duracell proves the importance of the power inside by telling the story of all-pro linebacker Patrick Willis. His personal journey to the pinnacle of the NFL...
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Why You Need Grit, and Then Some: The One Thing Standing in the Way of Your Success

Why You Need Grit, and Then Some: The One Thing Standing in the Way of Your Success | Student Leadership Service Learning | Scoop.it
I spent my week with How Children Succeed, by Paul Tough. I do think every parent should read this book. It was recommended to me by the principal of my daughter's school. I am definitely glad HE read it.
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Brain Science Gives Us Evidence That Effort -- Not IQ Or ZIP Code -- Paves The Path To Success

Brain Science Gives Us Evidence That Effort -- Not IQ Or ZIP Code -- Paves The Path To Success | Student Leadership Service Learning | Scoop.it
As it turns out, we are not "set in stone" at birth -- not by genetics, not by the luck-of-the-draw of our ZIP code.
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Every Generation Must Find Its Own Way To Teach "Grit"

Every Generation Must Find Its Own Way To Teach "Grit" | Student Leadership Service Learning | Scoop.it
My best teachers believed that their job was not to "teach the subject," but to "teach the student." Book smarts were great, but academic success was not the end-all, be-all of school.
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Angela Lee Duckworth: The key to success? Grit | Video on TED.com

Leaving a high-flying job in consulting, Angela Lee Duckworth took a job teaching math to seventh graders in a New York public school. She quickly realized that IQ wasn’t the only thing separating the successful students from those who struggled.
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Top Ten Leadership Books I Recommend

Top Ten Leadership Books I Recommend | Student Leadership Service Learning | Scoop.it
Perry Noble is the founding and senior pastor of NewSpring Church in South Carolina. The church averages 22,000 people during weekend services at multiple campuses throughout the state...
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The First Macintosh

The First Macintosh (This video always inspires me! #stevejobs #apple #leadership The First Macintosh http://t.co/HvQFy2buml)
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The Dirt on “Grit” - Saylor.org – Free Online Courses Built by Professors

The Dirt on “Grit” - Saylor.org – Free Online Courses Built by Professors | Student Leadership Service Learning | Scoop.it
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FirstGenerationStudent.com | Help for First-Gen College Students

FirstGenerationStudent.com | Help for First-Gen College Students | Student Leadership Service Learning | Scoop.it
It's hard being a first-generation college student. We put together a comprehensive website to help you through the process - from planning through graduation.
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Examining 'The Marshmallow Test' - YouTube

Katie Couric speaks with author, Ellen Galinsky about the "marshmallow test" and what it says about your child's ability to pursue future goals.
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▶ Testing "Grit" To Identify Future Success: Paul Tough - YouTube

Paul Tough, author of How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character, gives an overview of Angela Duckworth's research—research tha...
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▶ 01 - What is grit? - YouTube

What is grit? Why is grit an important quality? When is the right time to practice your grit and how can you use it? I answer all of these questions in this ...
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▶ Duracell: Trust Your Power - NFL's Matt Forte - YouTube

Duracell proves the importance of the power inside by telling the story of all-pro linebacker Patrick Willis. His personal journey to the pinnacle of the NFL...
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Geoffrey Canada: Our failing schools. Enough is enough! | Video on TED.com

Why, why, why does our education system look so similar to the way it did 50 years ago? Millions of students were failing then, as they are now -- and it’s because we’re clinging to a business model that clearly doesn’t work.
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Study May Have Found Key To Closing The Gap Between White And Black Graduation Rates

Study May Have Found Key To Closing The Gap Between White And Black Graduation Rates | Student Leadership Service Learning | Scoop.it
The chips are stacked against black males trying to make it through school and experts have pointed to everything from the Great Recession to the 1980s crack epidemic as the reason why.
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Grit Was My Only Choice

Grit Was My Only Choice | Student Leadership Service Learning | Scoop.it
I came home from work one day with what I thought was the flu and less than 24 hours later I was on life support and was given less than a two percent chance of living.
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Student organization workshop makes better student leaders - Purdue Exponent

Student organization workshop makes better student leaders - Purdue Exponent | Student Leadership Service Learning | Scoop.it
Student organization workshop makes better student leaders
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If a student organization is looking to expand its number of members, it's going to have to do more than bring pizza to the callout.
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Smart Is The New Sexy: 3 Lessons From The Ashton Kutcher School Of Awesome

Smart Is The New Sexy: 3 Lessons From The Ashton Kutcher School Of Awesome | Student Leadership Service Learning | Scoop.it
Teen idol takes stage at Teen Choice awards drops knowledge amid prepubescent screams Totally dude.
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