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How to Embrace Failure

Filament Games | Educational Game Developer

Dan White wants to talk about failure. Specifically, the way we view failure within the context of education. Many of our educator allies have spoken to us about their sense that sometimes, K-12 education is gripped by a culture of fear that’s driven by standards-based testing regimes and a hierarchy of institutional accountability that can create rigid mindsets around how and why we learn. Check out the video below to learn why we think failure can be a good thing, and how embracing failure can lead to a robustly growth-oriented mindset.