Monthly Archives: January 2008

Five reasons to stop saying”Good Job” – an article by Alfie Kohn

NOTE: An abridged version of this article was published in Parents magazine in May 2000 with the title “Hooked on Praise.” For a more detailed look at the issues discussed here, please see the booksPunished by Rewards and Unconditional Parenting. … Continue reading

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What are you thinking when you do it?

I spent December in South Africa with Nikolai. It was his first visit to SA, and although I was eager for him to see my home country and everything it had to offer, I was all too aware of the … Continue reading

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