How Children Succeed

September 4, 2012

Mary McIlvaine Photography

Hour 2:           Are perseverance, optimism, and self-control just as important as intelligence in determining a child’s success? We’ll talk this hour with journalist Paul Tough [1], whose new book is “How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character” (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012).

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[1] Paul Tough: http://www.paultough.com/

[2] Download: http://podcastdownload.npr.org/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/77/510036/160562912/KERA_160562912.mp3

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