What is GRIT?
View this video about Lone Star College-Tomball’s work to implement GRIT: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SomhhosDw8U
Who Should Attend:
All are welcome--we especially encourage you to bring a team from your institution to participate in this interactive workshop!
During her presentation, Dr. Nutt shared information about her teacher education program leader at Lone Star College - Tomball, Latoya Hardman Lewis, who has created a website with a number of GRIT resources.https://learnwithlatoya.wordpress.com/
We encourage you to explore her site, especially the GRIT in the Classroom tab, which includes resources for holding a campus GRIT summit as well as sample GRIT assignments and rubrics.
10:00am—Welcome and Introductions
10:15 to 11:45am—GRIT Overview
Paul G. Stoltz, Author, GRIT: The New Science of What It Takes to Persevere, Flourish, Succeed
11:45am—Break to Lunch Line
12:00 to 12:30pm—Pearson's Commitment to GRIT
Paul Smith, Pearson
12:30 to 2:00pm—LSC-Tomball's GRIT Journey and How-To Guide
Lee Ann Nutt, President, Lone Star College-Tomball
2:00 to 2:15pm—Break
2:15 to 3:00pm—Action Planning Workshop and Open Q&A