Friday, October 9, 2015

Definition of Grit

The determination to persever through any tough circumstance

Grit definition

Grit:(noun-idea) A person with grit has an intense level of determination, toughness, and tenacity.

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Grit definition

Grit is quality of character that shows determination and perseverance.

Grit Definition

The word grit, embodied by John Wayne, includes perseverance, sticktoitiveness and a determination to work through obstacles.

The Very Best Grit Definition

GRIT means you have to have mental STAMINA and DETERMINATION enough to PERSEVERE through challenging tasks, like Clint Eastwood.

Grit Definition

Having the perseverance and determination to succeed

Grit Definition

Grit is defined as possessing resiliency, perseverance, and determination to succeed even in the face of adversity. 



Elizabeth Wilks
Echo School District

"Education never ends, Watson. It is a series of lessons with the greatest for the last." -Sherlock Holmes in The Adventure of the Red Circle

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Engaging Instructional Strategies In-Service Day Workshop

Agenda

Oct 9, 2015

at Pendleton Convention Center


Today's Objectives:

  • Define what student engagement is.  
  • Experience and explore tech and non-tech engagement strategies for the classroom
  • Understand the need for developing growth mindset in our students 

Activities Participants will be Doing:

  • Introductions and GTKY
  • Quick Reads Comparing Engagement and Compliance

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