Encouraging desirable behavior

Can you remember when WSF offered a discounted joint monthly transit pass? What about 10-for-the-price-6 ticket books and half-price fares for kids ages 6 to 11? All this started to change in 1998. And today, overall ridership is down.

In an article published March 23, 2013 Ann Dasch suggests that maybe it’s time to try increasing ferry ridership and revenues through incentives instead of higher fares. Click here to read what she has to say.

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About sjbrooksyoung

Susan Brooks-Young has been involved in the field of instructional technology since 1979. She was one of the original technology users in the district where she taught and has continued to explore ways in which technology can be used to facilitate student learning. She has worked as computer mentor, technology trainer, and technology curriculum specialist. Prior to establishing her own consulting firm, Susan was a teacher, site administrator, and technology specialist in a county office of education in a career that spanned more than 23 years. Since 1986, she has published articles and software reviews in a variety of education journals. She is also author of a number of books which focus on how school leaders can implement the NETS*A Standards. Susan works with educators internationally, focusing on practical technology-based strategies for personal productivity and effective technology implementation in schools. Susan and her husband live on Lopez Island, WA.

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