Isn’t it important to provide students with feedback about their performance

Praise is a good example of something that can be added to reinforce behaviors. At this point we want to learn a little bit more about how praise can be used inside and outside the classroom. The below article talks about how praise can actually act as a punisher instead of a reinforcer if it is done incorrectly. After reading the article you will be asked what you think about the use of praise as a reinforcer.http://www.aft.org/sites/default/files/periodicals/PraiseSpring99.pdf