Perseverance and Children’s Intellectual Growth

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It’s no secret that we are big fans of the work of Dr. Carol Dweck. In this latest article posted on Phys.org Dr. Dweck tells us that perseverance is key to children’s intellectual growth. Dweck, a Stanford psychology professor, said “that when children are praised for the process they engage in – hard work, strategies, focus, persistence – they become better learners.”

So many of the songs on our TOUGH SUFF: Songs of Motivation CD (and also recently on our ANYTHING’S POSSIBLE: Songs for A Montessori Environment CD) fit right in with the principles discussed in the article.

Read more at: http://phys.org/news/2015-04-perseverance-key-children-intellectual-growth.html#jCp

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