Can Money Make you Happy?

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Intrinsic vs. Extrinsic Motivation

We spend most of our lives being motivated from outside things like money (Extrinsic Motivation), while actually, our biggest motivator is intrinsic. Let’s take a look at the book Drive, by Dan Pink and figure out why motivating both adults and children with rewards and punishment doesn’t work! We spend most of our lives being motivated from outside things like money (Extrinsic Motivation), while actually, our biggest motivator is intrinsic. Let’s take a look at the book Drive, by Dan Pink and figure out why motivating both adults and children with rewards and punishment doesn’t work!

No Rules Recess

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Do we coddle children too much? Are we so overprotective that we are depriving young people of opportunities to grow and learn? Well, my guest and I talk about a school in New Zealand who thinks so an why it might be a good idea!

 

https://www.podomatic.com/podcasts/welcometotheunderground/episodes/2019-03-08T18_20_42-08_00

The Ontario Sex Education Curriculum

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https://www.podomatic.com/podcasts/welcometotheunderground/episodes/2019-01-28T06_02_24-08_00

The Ontario government has gone back and forth over the changes in the sex education curriculum. In 2015 a new curriculum was introduced that upset people enough to elect Doug Ford who immediately undid it putting us back to the 1998 curriculum. So what are people upset about and why? Where should we go from here?