It Takes Grit! Preparing Students for College-level Academics and More

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Created by Jill Somrock

Hear how Academic Foundations Students at the University of New Mexico learn about concepts including GRIT, Growth Mindset, and perseverance, while studying reading, writing, and math through programs incorporating EdReady and Open Educational Resources. Discover mindset intervention tools that can be paired with any discipline to help learners of all ages set and accomplish long-term and meaningful goals.

Presenters:

Therese Baca-Radler, English and FYE Faculty, Academic Foundations, University of New Mexico

Cash Clifton, Foundational Math Coordinator, Academic Foundations, University of New Mexico  

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