Feel-Bad Education | Quote 00521

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When you look at the kind of schooling that’s all about superior results and “raising the bar,” you tend to find a variety of unwelcome consequences: less interest in learning for its own sake, less willingness to take on challenging tasks (since the point is to produce good results, not to take intellectual risks), more superficial thinking . . . and more cheating.

Quote ID: 00521

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Alfie Kohn

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Feel-Bad Education

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