On Praising Effectively

  title={On Praising Effectively},
  author={Jere E. Brophy},
  journal={The Elementary School Journal},
  pages={269 - 278}
  • J. Brophy
  • Published 1981
  • Psychology
  • The Elementary School Journal
John, I really enjoyed your story, especially the machine that converts peanut butter into energy. I'd like you to read it to the class later today. Also, how about drawing a picture of what that machine might look like? ... Mary, you did a fine job. I especially liked the way that you wrote your story so neatly-centered headings, no smudges, writing carefully on the lines-keep up the good work! 
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