Can We Praise Too Much?

.”Many educators have hoped to maximize students’ confidence in their abilities, their enjoyment of learning, and their ability to thrive in school by praising their intelligence.”

http://www.ascd.org/publications/educational-leadership/oct07/vol65/num02/The-Perils-and-Promises-of-Praise.aspx

this article talks about the negatives of too much praise…very interesting…take a look!

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Positive Learning Environments and the Adult Learner

The following are articles regarding Learning Environments:

https://www.learningandteachinginfo/learning/index.html

http://www.facultyfocus.com/articles/effective-teaching-strategies/tips-for-teaching-adults

http://www.nzqa.govt.nz/nqf.docs/units/doc/7115.doc

http://brighthub.com/education/omline-learning/articles/41064.aspx