See Angela share her story + the key outcomes from her innovative research in this popular 2013 TED Talk with more than 5 million views. The former math teacher's work as a psychologist is helping re-think our education system ~ by helping us rethink success first and foremost as a matter of perseverance, not intelligence.
In 2012, Angela took to the TED stage to tell the story of her journey from a math teacher frustrated by under-performing students to a research psychologist investigating the science behind achievement. Her findings? Turns out, grit ~ or, the perseverance and passion for a long-term goal ~ trumps talent or IQ as a predictor of success.