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Pupils' progress: how children's perceptions influence their efforts
Amine Ouazad and Lionel Page
February 2012
Paper No' CEPCP359:
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CentrePiece 16 (3) Winter 2012

Tags: education; uk;

What is the impact of a pupil's perceptions of how their teachers will treat them on their motivation, efforts and educational achievements? To explore this question, Amine Ouazad and Lionel Page have conducted an experiment in which school children could use pocket money to place small bets on their performance in an exam.