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I’m just about to read one of Carol Dweck’s books, and I’ll read it with this in mind. Source: The Stanford professor who pioneered praising kids for effort says we’ve totally missed the point – Quartz Advertisements
I’m very pleased to report that Facebook have warned people about the type of posts I was commenting on (some would say ranting about!), back in November. Granted, they are not citing the same reasons, but rather are concerned about … Continue reading
What was I doing? I’d got about a kilometre into my dog walk when I had a momentary panic; “did I put my Fitbit on?”. Scrabbling around in my cleavage (I know – not a good look, albeit an increasingly … Continue reading
My friend shared this on Facebook. I guessed what it was about within a minute, and then I got irritated. Why? Surely it’s just a sweet reminder of how hard our mothers work? On it’s own, perhaps, but to me … Continue reading
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End of January, Australia. Schools are returning for the new academic year; Twitter, Facebook and Instagram are a rash of ideas, advice seeking and photos of shiny, tidy classrooms. Supermarkets, shoe stores and stationers are in a Back to School … Continue reading