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>From: "Susan Bennett" <sbennett>
>Reply-To: "Susan Bennett" <sbennett>
>To: <fromkinr>, <artsednet.edu>
>Subject: Re: incentives
>Date: Wed, 13 Oct 1999 20:29:16 -0400
>I use incentive for all ages. I found that even high schoolers enjoy
>recieving a Jolly Rancher for complete assignments. I saw one teacher that
>would have a donut hole party every Friday those turning in the weeks worth
>of work. Incentives start a working realtionship with some students that
>would not exist otherwise. they are used to moset people just getting in
>their face. A balance needs to be reached. Susan in Ohio
>From: ricki fromkin <fromkinr>
>To: artsednet.edu <artsednet.edu>
>Date: Wednesday, October 13, 1999 6:06 PM
> >As a new teacher I was wondering if it was totally against the rules to
> >offer incentives to poor behaving, and performing students. I mean
> >incentives such as material things like sports tickets, etc.? I don't
> >want to bribe students or anything, but my classes are full of troubled
> >kids from lower socio-economic area.
> >Just curious.
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