#WednesdayWebinar: Understanding the Inverse Power of Praise


Dear Educators, School Administrators, and Concerned Parents,

We are thrilled to invite you to a special Wednesday Webinar that promises to illuminate the intricate world of praise in education. Join us for an engaging session led by Nisha Kumar, a distinguished Counseling Psychologist, as we unravel the mysteries behind effective praise and its profound impact on a student’s development.

In the ever-evolving landscape of education, understanding the nuances of praise dynamics is crucial. Not all praise is created equal, and this webinar is designed to empower you with the knowledge to refine your approach, fostering more meaningful and impactful interactions with your students.

Link to register for event

Key Takeaways:

1. Understanding Praise Dynamics:
Dive into the intricacies of praise and discover why not all praise is beneficial. Nisha Kumar will guide you through the subtle nuances of effective praise, shedding light on how certain types of praise can be counterproductive. Gain insights into the psychology of praise and its potential impact on student motivation and self-esteem.

2. Process vs. Person Praise:
Learn to distinguish between “process praise” and “person praise.” Understand the unique impacts each type has on student motivation and growth. Explore how acknowledging a student’s efforts and strategies (process praise) can contribute to a growth mindset, fostering a love for learning and resilience in the face of challenges.

3. Balancing Act:
Striking the right balance between praise and constructive feedback is an art. Gain valuable strategies to maintain this delicate equilibrium. Discover how a thoughtful combination of praise and feedback can significantly support children in their development and learning journey. Nisha Kumar will share practical tips and examples to help you implement these strategies in your daily interactions with students.

This webinar is not just a theoretical exploration but a practical guide to enhancing your teaching toolkit. It’s an opportunity to reflect on your current practices, refine your approach, and adopt evidence-based strategies that align with the latest insights in educational psychology.

Don’t miss out on this enlightening session! Reserve your spot today and embark on a journey towards becoming a more effective and empowering educator. We believe that investing in understanding the intricacies of praise can lead to positive transformations in the classroom, creating an environment where every student can thrive.

We look forward to welcoming you to this insightful Wednesday Webinar and exploring together the transformative power of praise in education.