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Group, The
"Are rewards punishing our kids?"
Series Description

Nightly public affairs roundtable featuring rotating group of Boston area residents discussing topics drawn from the news. Each program will open with a short produced piece introducing the topic, then join the discussion in progress. No host, panelists are drawn from group of 30-40 people from all walks of life in the Boston community.

SERIES PREMIERED NOV 1991; DISCONTINUED AS OF JAN 1996 Series release date: 11/1991

Program Description

Panelists: Alfie Kohn, author, Punished by Reward; Michael McCord, Headmaster, The Learning Project Elementary School; Margery Eagan, Columnist, Boston Herald; Hildred Simons, director, John Winthrop School for Young Children; Joan Wheelis, Psychiatrist, McLean Hospital.

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Broadcast program

Media Type


Talk Show
Local Communities
Mayer, Susan (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Group, The; "Are rewards punishing our kids?",” 11/08/1993, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 25, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_06A2C774962A45B3B1422662F64169E3.
MLA: “Group, The; "Are rewards punishing our kids?".” 11/08/1993. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 25, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_06A2C774962A45B3B1422662F64169E3>.
APA: Group, The; "Are rewards punishing our kids?". Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_06A2C774962A45B3B1422662F64169E3
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