Something Every Parent and Teacher Should Read

Further proof that we are creating a whole generation of praise-junkies.

How Not to Talk to Your Kids

See Orthomom for an interesting discussion thread.  I firmly believe that there is a huge difference between encouragement and praise, and you can help your child build self-esteem and self-reliance without creating a kid who needs approval like an addict needs a fix.

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5 Responses to “Something Every Parent and Teacher Should Read”

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  3. Wendy Says:

    Great article.

  4. Wendy Says:

    Great article.

  5. Wendy Says:

    Great article.

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