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Tag Archives: Praise
BPS Education Research Digest
The British Psychological Society runs an extensive blog summarising a wide range of psychological research. The link below takes you to a digest of recent research linked to education. BPS Research Digest: Education Some recent examples of articles: Do children … Continue reading
Posted in Psychology for teachers Tagged Evidence, Ideas, Praise, Psychology, Revision 1 Comment
Praising children – and when not to
Interesting article in the Guardian about effective use of praise – and how some forms of praise can actually have a negative effect on motivation. Guardian: The art of praising children.
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Praise and rewards – use thoughtfully!
The two Willingham articles I’ll be talking about in the CPD twilight session tonight are: How praise can motivate – or stifle. and Should learning be its own reward? There are a host of other interesting articles – looking at … Continue reading
Posted in Psychology for teachers Tagged Engagement and motivation, Praise, Psychology, Rewards, Willingham 4 Comments
Evidence based teachers network
On the suggested links page you’ll find a wealth of sites related to evidence-based education and research. One of the ones I’m subscribed to is the Evidence based teachers network which sends an email about once a month with some … Continue reading
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