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!

Doug Ford Education Changes

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The Ford government in Ontario has made major changes to education. Lisa Thompson, the Minister of Education, has said something about cell phones in classes, smaller class sizes, and funding. Let’s take a look at each one and judge it objectively without the political rhetoric we usually hear.
https://www.podomatic.com/embed/html5/episode/9095709?style=normal&autoplay=false

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?