Posts Tagged ‘A.P. scores’

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    Paying Kids For Good Grades

    Dec 24, 11 • 144 Views • Behavioral Economics, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Economic Debates, Households, Innovation, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    What happens when you combine a $100 student payment with a teacher bonus for high A.P. grades, better lab equipment, free tutoring, Saturday classes and extra teacher training? At one Boston school, the results for an A.P. statistics class were: A surge in...