Later On

A blog written for those whose interests more or less match mine.

Helpful praise vs. hurtful praise

leave a comment »

I blogged earlier about how to praise children in such a way that it doesn’t damage them. I see now that the psychologist whose work was reported on in that article, Carol Dweck of Stanford University, has a book: Mindset: The New Psychology of Success. It seems as though it’s a book that will be worth reading, especially by parents.

Written by Leisureguy

25 February 2007 at 4:17 pm

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: