Lilian Katz is a Professor Emerita of early childhood education at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where she is also principal investigator for the Illinois Early Learning Project, a contributor to the Early Childhood and Parenting Collaborative, and editor of the first on-line peer-reviewed early-childhood journal, Early Childhood Research & Practice. She was born and raised in ... more »
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Of course children benefit from positive feedback. But praise and rewards are not the only methods of reinforcement. More emphasis should be place on appreciationreinforcement related explicitly...Lilian G. Katz (20th century), U.S. early childhood specialist. "Should Preschoolers Learn the Three R's?" Parents Magazine (October 1990).