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Education Watch Podcast: Is Intelligence Really the Key to Success?

Published:   September 18, 2012
Paul Tough, author of the new book "How Children Succeed," discusses how qualities like grit and curiosity may be critical for low-income students' success in the classroom and beyond. Lisa Guernsey shares thoughts on teacher evaluation for both sides of the Chicago teachers' strike. Guernsey is joined by Alex Holt to introduce a new data project from the Early Education Initiative and the Federal Education Budget Project.

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