CHUNK OF CHANGE, AND IT WAS ALL FOR PERFECT ATTENDANCE THE NEW CAR DEALERS OF ALBUQUERQUE WANTED TO THANK STUDENTS FOR BEING AT SCHOOL EVERY DAY. ONE STUDENT FROM EACH GRADE GOT A 3-THOUSAND DOLLAR CHECK, TO USE HOWEVER THEY LIKE. THE KIDS ARE FROM DIFFERENT HIGH SCHOOLS ACROSS ALBUQUERQUE. THE STUDENTS TOLD US THEY SHOW UP EVERYDAY, BECAUSE IT )S WHAT YOU DO. 19:02″I Would be surprised if this did motivate students, I think their motivation is within them, because they )ve already figured out the value of an education.19:13″ ONE OF THE STUDENTS SAYS SHE IS SPENDING THE MONEY ON A CLARINET, WHILE ANOTHER IS HOPING TO PUT IT IS SPENDING THE MONEY ON A CLARINET, WHILE ANOTHER IS HOPING TO PUT IT TOWARD COLLEGE.