In Praise of Self-Praise!
XV.) January 06, 2019 <15th OP>
One thing I have learned in life is that for me praise really means a lot. As an Educator, I like to give praise to my students frequently. However, there are times I give praise and really mean it*! And the students really know.
I have seen even my smartest students get so gleeful at getting a high score on a quiz that was relatively simple. And I have seen struggling students react indifferently towards a decent score that they don’t necessarily always get. It’s interesting how some of my highly motivated students react more positively to praise, than some of my less motivated students.
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