Postings by Pam Pleviak

Building Grit – a key to success!

Female Marine on forced march, Guantanamo Bay
"It doesn't matter if people are playing jazz or writing poetry—if they want to be successful, they need to learn how to persist and persevere, how to keep on working until the work is done." —Jonah Lehrer, Imagine: How Creativity WorksRead More »
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How to Encourage Grit in 21st-Century Students

About the Authors:Pam Pleviak is an educational consultant specializing in instructional technologies and libraries. Over her 20-plus years in education, she has worked as a teacher, librarian, and department chair, and technology director. She has authored articles focusing upon integrating technology in the curriculum.Read More »
Categories Closer Readings