Do Children Overcome Failure?

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Nothing Comes Easily When trying something new, do people always succeed right away? In an unrealistic world maybe. Some believe that failing kids can be discouraging. This is creating kids to believe by just showing up they will pass. Nothing will be gained by this, rather they will only hurt the kids in their futures by creating lazy habits and no work ethic. If kids are taught by just giving minimal effort towards their tasks in their futures, they are most likely going to fail. Not only will they fail, they won’t have the experience and knowledge of what to do to overcome failure. Failing kids pushes them to give forth their best efforts, gives them experience of failing in their futures, and people learn from failing. First, failing students pushes them to give forth their best work. Throughout my schooling I have had teachers that would barely grade the work and give me a perfect score on all of my assignments. This created me to become lazy, and didn 't push me to think of my best ideas because I knew I would get all the points. So why would I put extra time into something when I could put half the effort and …show more content…
Failure teaches people what they did wrong first, so they can correct it. If kids aren 't corrected on their mistakes, they won’t know they did it wrong in the first place. This will create a lack of knowledge, and won’t teach them solutions to their problems. If teachers push the students it will help them learn to find solutions to their problems which will greatly benefit them, in not only school but their everyday lives. If it wasn’t for failing assignments in high school, I have no clue how I would be dealing with some of the failures I am beginning to deal with now in college. It has taught me how to find a way to resolve my mistakes and learn from each and every one of them. Learning from failure is something that every kid needs to carry with themselves throughout their

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