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How to Help Kids Overcome Their Fear of Failure

Tanner C

"According to UC Berkeley professor Martin Covington, the fear of failure is directly linked to your self-worth, or the belief that you are valuable as a person. As a result, Covington found that students will put themselves through unbelievable psychological machinations in order to avoid failure and maintain the sense that they are worthy"

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  • Jsnlcouture

    This is a good read, and an important aspect in shaping our future leaders.

    • Alessandra Rizzotti

      What type of learner are you? I feel like I'm a mix of an overstriver and I'm success-oriented. I really struggled as a kid with confidence- so I had to go to tutors to instill confidence within myself. What do you think are the best ways to empower students to be confident?