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ERIC Number: EJ1025643
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013
Pages: 5
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-1175-9232
Praise: What Does the Literature Say? What Are the Implications for Teachers?
Ferguson, Miriam
Kairaranga, v14 n2 p35-39 2013
This paper examines the literature in the area of praise. It considers definitions of praise, types of praise and the effects of praise on learning and behaviour, particularly as it relates to motivation. The evidence base for effective praise is discussed and recommendations for classroom practice are highlighted.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: New Zealand
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