Focal Points wins the day. Thanks to all for caring and for making cogent arguments for both.
I've just completed work on a new defining document on how to maximize improvement with the current drill sequence (which I'll post here in serial fashion). This afternoon, I did a search-and-replace, putting "Focal Point" in place of "Stroke Thought" in every instance in which the latter appeared.
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