Teaching kids perseverance and determination can be tough in a modern world. With screens and devices on offer, they can pretty much find instant gratification anywhere. So how do we give our kids the grit they need to set themselves longer term goals and lead a happy life?
The Washington Post
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I can hear you asking 'why is this even a story? That's fair enough - she should be suspended.'