: Why Not Praise? Moving Your Staff from â€œGood Jobâ€ to Encouraging Statements ONLINE
11/19/2014 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
: Many early childhood professionals try to help children feel confident by praising them, but overusing praise can actually lower children - ™s self-esteem and make them more competitive and less cooperative. Learn how encouragement is more successful than praise at building children - ™s self-esteem, motivation to work, and cooperation with others. Practice changing your staff - ™s praise statements into better validating reflective listening statements. NAC approval pending.