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ELNC18 Plenaries: Angela Duckworth's Presentation and Q&A with Laina Cox

Angela Duckworth is the Founder and CEO of Character Lab, a nonprofit whose mission is to advance the science and practice of character development. She is also the Christopher H. Browne Distinguished Professor of Psychology at the University of Pennsylvania, faculty co-director of the Penn-Wharton Behavior Change For Good Initiative, and faculty co-director of Wharton People Analytics. Angela has received numerous awards for her contributions to K-12 education, and her TED talk is among the most-viewed of all time. Her first book, Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance, is a #1 New York Times best seller.

This video is of her presentation and discussion with Silverberg Leadership Award Winner, Laina Cox, at the EL Education 2018 National Conference in Philadelphia, PA. The questions Laina asked Angela were posed by EL educators across the USA.


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