Maranacook Community High School and Middle School held their annual advisor training at Camp Laurel on 8/29/16. All advisors advisors received the book, GRIT: The Power of Passion and Perseverance, by Angela Duckworth. This was  sponsored by the GEAR UP grant. The book can be used as a way to help advisors help their advisees gain perseverance in achieving their goals. GRIT explains how anyone can succeed, “—be it parents, students, educators, athletes, or business people—that the secret to outstanding achievement is not talent but a special blend…