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Hope, Grit and Resilience


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    • Go to the school’s web site:
    • Click on Databases
    • If you are at home, click on ELM (if you don’t have a library card, get the Media Center's library card number)
    • Select the appropriate database from the list below
(High School version of EBSCO magazine, journal, newspaper database)
Hint: Be sure to click on "Subject" at the top and look for the personality trait
(newspaper information)

Hint: Combine search terms with the word AND
example: Resilience AND Optimism; Hope AND Gratitude


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"Angela Duckworth: What is Grit" from TED Talks

"Being Resilient" from Kids Helpline

"Got Bounce?" from American Psychological Association

"Got Grit?" Why it Matters" from Hathaway Brown

"Hope" from KidsHelpPhone

"How to Foster Grit, Tenacity and Perseverance: An Educator’s Guide" from MindShift

"Resilience" from Teen Health

"Resilient Teens" from Psychology Today

"Teaching Students the ABCs of Resilience" from Edutopia

"True Grit: The Best Measure of Success and How to Teach It" from Edutopia