What does resilience in children look like?

If you’ve happened to stumble into the child psychology or social science sections of your local bookstore recently, you’ve also probably noticed an increasing number of works focused on the resilience of children. 
Between Paul Tough’s “How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character,” Angela Duckworth’s “Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance” and Robert Brooks’ “Raising Resilient Children,” many educational experts are focusing on how children persevere through challenges.
 
Click here to read the full article written by David Chottiner, Old Trail School’s Intermediate & Middle School Director.

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Old Trail School is an independent day school (toddler through grade eight) located in the heart of Cuyahoga Valley National Park.