Discipline

Learning from Mistakes Only Works After Age 12, Study Suggests

Now there is a scientific evidence, that concentrating on positive feedback with our little ones works better then pointing out their mistakes! Eight-year-old children have a radically different learning strategy from twelve-year-olds and adults. Eight-year-olds learn primarily from positive feedback (‘Well done!’), whereas negative feedback (‘Got it wrong this time’) scarcely causes any alarm bells [...]