ERIC Number: EJ424008
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Merit, Motivation, and Mythology.
Dunwell, Robert R.
Educational Considerations, v18 n2 p33-35 Spr 1991
Discusses myths about merit pay for teachers: (1) teachers are in favor of it; (2) it motivates; (3) it will persuade qualified people to enter and stay in teaching; (4) it promotes competition and therefore excellence; and (5) motivating teachers is a simple matter of offering an extrinsic reward. (JOW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
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