September 2013

become a writing mentor to your child, part 7: the power of positive feedback

September 13, 2013
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Feedback on one of my drafts from a writing friend. Note all of the smiley faces and “I like this” checks. I learned that I’d done something right in this paragraph. All I ever meant to do was write a simple post on how a parent might offer writing feedback to their kids. I’d written […]

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even if the notification process is now automated, my responses to you will never be

September 6, 2013
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For several years I’ve had this crazy little practice when someone leaves a comment on this blog. After I respond to the comment, I copy my response from the blog and paste it into the email notification that WordPress sends me each time one of you leaves a comment. The notification arrives via the email […]

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