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ERIC Number: EJ421355
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0013-1784
Group Grade Grubbing versus Cooperative Learning.
Kohn, Alfie
Educational Leadership, v48 n5 p83-87 Feb 1991
Examines the assumption that interdependence is best achieved by using rewards. An impressive body of social science research has shown that rewards have limited effectiveness and can undermine interest in the task. Cooperative learning programs with appropriately balanced curricula, autonomy, and relationship elements function well without extrinsic rewards. Includes 39 references. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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