Students are always striving to obtain the best grades and schools far too often seem to focus on academic grades to determine the success of a student. In this process, is the value of education and learning being overlooked? Find out in this engaging TED talk.
Grit: The Power of Passion & Perseverance
TED Talk by Angela Lee Duckworth
Every student is different in terms of their work ethic, interests, goals, and abilities. For some, it may seem that success finds its way to those with exceptional skills by birth, but that is not true. There are numerous inspiring success stories that came to be due to grit, passion, and perseverance.
Inside the Mind of a Master Procrastinator
TED Talk by Tim Urban
Procrastination is not just an issue for school & college students but it affects everyone at some point. Often times it is more comforting to relax and delay work than to complete it quickly. In this insightful and funny talk, Tim Urban digs deeper into the mind of a master procrastinator.