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to increased student self-esteem (Fagan, 1996). In an extensive study of effective teaching behaviors for students with disabilities, Larrivee (1982) found that “giving positive feedback” to be a behavior positively correlated with stu-dent performance measures. Johns and Carr recommended that at least 70% of comments teachers give students