Grit and Growth
This week, you viewed two video lectures (the “source material”). The first video was Dr. Angela Duckworth explaining her concept of “grit” and the second video was Dr. Carol Dweck explaining her concept of “growth mindset”.
Your assignment is to:
Summarize the Duckworth “Grit” video
Summarize the Dweck “Growth” video
Write a comparison in your own words of how these concepts relate to each other.
Please write a paragraph for each bullet above and use complete sentences. The total length of this assignment is 750 words (double-spaced, using 12 pt. Times New Roman). Use Microsoft Word to prepare your assignment. You will attach the Word document to the assignment dropbox (do not type directly into the dropbox).
Refer to the Pocket Keys for Writers (chapter 8b) to refresh your memory on how to summarize material (taking notes over the source material); also review this week’s written lecture for tips on summarizing videos.
Remember to include the following information at the top of your paper:
Your First and Last Name