Student Motivation: Age-Old Problem Gets New Attention

See on Scoop.itEdumathingy

Amid a nationwide push to ratchet up academics, some educators, researchers, and policymakers are renewing and reshaping efforts to engage students in learning and motivate them for success.

Louise Robinson-Lay‘s insight:

It is a difficult thing to take when a student is really not motivated to do well. Some of us may give up on them, some of us may be frustrated and some even attack them as lazy. Looking closer, we can see that motivation is complex nd there are things we can do to improve it. 

If we are motivated enough.

See on www.edweek.org

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Author: loremipsem

I am Head of Teaching and Learning and teach English at an independent School in Melbourne. I am passionate about using technology as a learning tool and I love reading and literature and language.

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