Flourishing Under Fire: Tips for promoting student resilience

LIGHTNING TALK Author(s) Sharon Harvey Abstract Resilience can be defined as recovering quickly from situations that the individual may perceive as difficult (Walker, Gleaves &Grey, 2006). But more than this, it is the ability to “endure ongoing hardship” (Walker, Gleaves & Grey, 2006 p.251) and “flourish under fire” (Ryff & Singer, 2003, p15). Student success…