Originally Posted by shelden
I think these people need to get off their high horses. One personal pan pizza a month for 6 months is not going to hurt a kid, and the program does work to help get reluctant readers to pick up a book. I know from experience with my own son, and from working with second graders for 9 years.
LOL I agree. Its called positive reinforcement. Maybe they should change it to: If you don't learn to read, we'll make you eat at Taco Bell. Ohhh noooo!
Kids don't get fat from free pizza in reading programs. They get fat from all the other pizzas that their parents buy for them.