New City School http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Teaching Grit: To Succeed Sometimes You Need To Experience Failure, Educator Says http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/teaching-grit-succeed-sometimes-you-need-experience-failure-educator-says <p>If school is a preparation for life, then school should prepare students to succeed in life, not just in school. And in life sometimes you have to overcome failure in order to succeed.</p> Tue, 11 Feb 2014 22:10:03 +0000 Camille Phillips 33633 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Teaching Grit: To Succeed Sometimes You Need To Experience Failure, Educator Says