Daniel Pink is a writer/thinker on motivation (his book Drive would be a good one for your book reports). In this interview, he discusses motivation in the context of schools.
- Summarize some of Pink’s main points about motivation as it relates to schooling.
- How do his arguments relate to operate conditioning?
- Discuss some of his arguments that you find interesting. To what extent do you agree with them?
- How do you think schools could become more motivating environments for students? What are some of the impediments that prevent these changes from occurring?
- General thoughts?