In fact, our adolescents must experience these challenges. Catherine Steiner-Adair, clinical psychologist and author, has advice.
Whatever it is, failure isn’t easy for the struggling middle school student. Still, learning to deal with life’s ups and downs is important.
They are optimistic and experience joy and gratitude.
These are traits we know that kids need in order to succeed.
Most importantly, they show resilience, perseverance, and grit.