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Caela Burrell

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Would you still do school work if you weren't getting a grade for it?

One of my friends, a straight A student, recently told me that she wouldn't be doing her work if it wasn't being graded. I discussed this with some other friends and they all said the same. Does nobody do work just for the sake of learning now? Or do we need a reward for everything we do and a punishment for everything we don't do?
What would you do?

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  • Mar 18 2013: Hi Caela
    I said you just my experiment:
    whenever I study or learn just for learning ,(most of the time I achieved what I want) at the end, I was happy , and I think the most important thing is inner satisfactory(even I failed).
    but when I study for grade or every thing else , studying become hard for me( sometimes I earn it) but if I failed, I sensed that Ive missed my capability.

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