Feel-Bad Education | Quote 00622

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Intrinsic motivation consists of wanting to do something for its own sake— to read, for example, just because it’s exciting to lose oneself in a story. Extrinsic motivation exists when the task isn’t really the point; one might read in order to get a prize or someone’s approval.

Quote ID: 00622


Alfie Kohn


Feel-Bad Education

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