In a newly-released study that reinforces scores of others, British researchers found that offering cash is not an effective motivator for students to do better on exams, “homework, behavior, or attendance.”
You can read more at:
Schools told: cash bribes ‘fail to improve GCSE grades’ is from The Telegraph.
Student rewards such as cash and free trips fail to improve GCSE results is from The Guardian.
But I’m sure these results won’t stop others from continuing to try, and fail, in seeking a non-existent market-driven solution to motivation for learning.
I’m adding this post to The Best Posts & Articles On “Motivating” Students, where you’ll also find resources on the things that do promote students motivating themselves….