DON’T TELL YOUR KIDS THEY ARE SMART! Archive HOME > DON’T TELL YOUR KIDS THEY ARE SMART!

The school report can elicit many feelings among parents and students; feelings of failure or feelings of achievement. As an educational psychologist, I often get asked the question: “How should I respond to my child’s school report?”. Carol Dweck’s work on how praise impacts a child’s academic performance has a fascinating answer to this question: […]