11/19/2013

Students are motivated to learn when the material they are being taught is relevant and matches their skill level and when students have positive relationships with their teacher, sixth-grade language arts teacher Josh Stumpenhorst writes in this blog post compiling ideas from three educators on student motivation. "Motivating students to see value in something that is applicable to their skill level as well as their life is a simple and yet highly effective strategy for motivating students," he writes.

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