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Goats and Soda
7:36 am
Fri May 22, 2015

How Do You Motivate Kids To Stop Skipping School?

Hanna Barczyk for NPR

It seems like a no-brainer: Offer kids a reward for showing up at school, and their attendance will shoot up. But a recent study of third-graders in a slum in India suggests that incentive schemes can do more harm than good.

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Television
7:32 am
Fri May 22, 2015

CBS Trashes David Letterman's 'Late Show' Set

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Animals
7:14 am
Fri May 22, 2015

Stuffed Tiger, Camera-Stealing Elephant Get Attention

Originally published on Fri May 22, 2015 7:32 am

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Politics
5:09 am
Fri May 22, 2015

Congressional Stalemate Threatens To Kill Phone Data Program

Originally published on Fri May 22, 2015 7:32 am

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NPR Story
5:09 am
Fri May 22, 2015

State Department Envoy Defends Administration's Efforts Against ISIS

Originally published on Fri May 22, 2015 7:32 am

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