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Study: Millennials Prefer Traditional Classrooms Over Online Ones

Study: Millennials Prefer Traditional Classrooms Over Online Ones | Motivating High School Students | Scoop.it
A new study found that students are warming a bit to online education these days, but they still believe it's easier to learn in a traditional classroom.
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Anyone Still Listening? Educators Consider Killing the Lecture

Anyone Still Listening? Educators Consider Killing the Lecture | Motivating High School Students | Scoop.it
Though some teachers are still adamantly holding onto traditional formal lectures, many others are considering whether this is an ineffective and outdated model that no longer works in the information age.

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Eme Ric's comment, July 26, 2013 5:24 PM
There are others ways. It's not lecture or online, hopefully
Eme Ric's comment, July 26, 2013 5:24 PM
There are others ways. It's not lecture or online, hopefully.
Heather Thompson's comment, July 26, 2013 5:40 PM
agreed engaged learning can happen in a range of ways. Face to face engages differently
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Ten Quick Strategies to Increase Motivation

Ten Quick Strategies to Increase Motivation | Motivating High School Students | Scoop.it
Founded in 1943, ASCD (formerly the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development) is an educational leadership organization dedicated to advancing best practices and policies for the success of each learner.
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Becky Schivley Mather's comment, July 16, 2013 3:41 PM
This book looks like a worthwhile read- interesting idea for getting students to put away their cell phones.
Lisa Cooper's comment, July 16, 2013 7:19 PM
Great strategies!
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Increasing student motivation by choosing smart strategies | Virginia Commonwealth University Training and Technical Assistance Center Newsletter

Increasing student motivation by choosing smart strategies | Virginia Commonwealth University Training and Technical Assistance Center Newsletter | Motivating High School Students | Scoop.it
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Increasing Student Motivation | Scientific Learning Blog

Learn some surprising truths about what really motivates people, and get tips for increasing student motivation in the classroom.
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PossibleSelvesChp7-03.pdf

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This might work perfectly for a pilot intervention (small group) for students who are struggling with motivation.  

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Engaging Schools: Fostering High School Students' Motivation to Learn

Engaging Schools: Fostering High School Students' Motivation to Learn | Motivating High School Students | Scoop.it
When it comes to motivating people to learn, disadvantaged urban adolescents are usually perceived as a hard sell. Yet, in a recent MetLife survey, 89 percent of the low-income students claimed I really want to learn applied to them.
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An App that Teaches Kids Self-Regulation - Getting Smart

An App that Teaches Kids Self-Regulation - Getting Smart | Motivating High School Students | Scoop.it
Zones of Regulation app is a useful addition to a therapeutic program focusing on social and emotional skills, and it provides a quick and engaging way for players to learn about the Zones program....

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5 Ways to Address Student Resistance in the Flipped Classroom

5 Ways to Address Student Resistance in the Flipped Classroom | Motivating High School Students | Scoop.it
The flipped classroom is one type of active learning environment. It’s dynamic, it’s engaging, and it's “messy”. Here are five strategies to get going.

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Dan Pink: The puzzle of motivation | Video on TED.com

Career analyst Dan Pink examines the puzzle of motivation, starting with a fact that social scientists know but most managers don't: Traditional rewards aren't always as effective as we think.
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Motivating Students

Motivating Students | Motivating High School Students | Scoop.it
My students aren't motivated - how can I help them? Teachers have a lot to do with their students' motivational level. A student may arrive in class with a certain degree of motivation. But the ...
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Lisa Cooper's comment, July 16, 2013 7:14 PM
I love all of the different strategies the author provides.
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City Year, AT&T Team Up to Keep Kids in School and On Track to Succeed

BOSTON, Mass, March 21, 2013 /3BL Media/ - City Year, a national organization that unites young people for a year of service in high-need urban schools, is t...
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Motivation Matters: 40% Of High School Students Chronically Disengaged From School

Motivation Matters: 40% Of High School Students Chronically Disengaged From School | Motivating High School Students | Scoop.it
Lack of motivation is a real and pressing problem. Upwards of 40 percent of high school students are chronically disengaged from school, according to a 2003 National Research Council report on motivation.
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