Hover Much?

I recently stumbled upon an article on Ideas.Time.com written by Paul Tough.  Here’s the link: http://ideas.time.com/2012/09/05/why-grit-is-more-important-than-grades/ I suggest reading it as it sparks great topics for reflection and discussion- as both a parent and an educator. I’m struck by the statement that denying kids of character building experiences (situations in which they fail/disagree/forget something, etc.) can … More Hover Much?