New research led by Edge Hill University Educational Psychology expert, Professor David Putwain, was featured in a news piece on USA TV Channel EWTN News.

The Scare Tactic: Do Fear Appeals Predict Motivation and Exam Scores? was published in School Psychology Quarterly, an academic journal of the American Psychological Association, and found that messages that used scare tactics achieved fewer positive results than messages that focused on success.

Watch the full interview below.