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ERIC Number: EJ373912
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Praise or Encouragement? New Insights into Praise: Implications for Early Childhood Teachers.
Hitz, Randy; Driscoll, Amy
Young Children, v43 n5 p6-13 Jul 1988
Gives teachers insights into how to make their praise statements effective and consistent with early childhood education goals. Discusses reasons why common praise expressions may be at odds with intended early childhood environments. Examines motivation for using praise. Describes effective praise or encouragement and derives guidelines. (BB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
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Language: English
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Identifiers: Encouragement; Praise