Have students write about a mistake they learned from during the
(This came from a chat on Twitter)
My students' homework when I gave a test back was to write the
question and correct answer to each one that they got wrong.
You Matter page - #youmatter
Risk-Taking and Innovation page
"Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new." ~
To err and learn, is far better than never to err at all.
"Success is not final, failure
is not fatal; it is the courage to continue that counts."
Sir Winston Churchill
"I can accept failure. Everyone fails at something. But I can't accept
not trying." Michael Jordan
FAIL = First Attempt In Learning!
FAIL then ACT - I LEARN
Let your FAILs turn into SAILS Second Attempt In Learning Successes!”
How Teachers Can Help Students Embrace the Role of Failure in
@NancyFlanagan, @ECEPolicyWorks, @stumpteacher @bodymindchild
FAIL | Teaching
Create an environment in your classroom and
school where children and staff are allowed to be risk takers
and innovators. Make sure that they understand it is okay
to fail but to learn from their mistakes.
Why Kids Should Pay Attention to Their Mistakes
A Teacher’s Guide to Modelling Failure
How to Teach Children That Failure Is The Secret to Success -
How Parents Talk About Failure Affects Children's Success: NPR
The best way to learn math is to learn how to fail productively
Take chances, make mistakes. That's how you grow. Pain nourishes
your courage. You have to fail in order to practice being
brave. (Mary Tyler Moore)
The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually
fearing you will make one. (Elbert Hubbard)
If you don't make mistakes, you don't make anything.