How can we tap into students' intrinsic motivation? (Things I already…
How can we tap into students' intrinsic motivation?
Is giving too much choice overwhelming?
Do We Give Students Too Much Choice?
The Tyranny of Student Choice
How to Balance the Benefits of Student Choice
At what age do students become disengaged from school?
The High Cost of Disengagement
Understanding Student Engagement
How can I help develop self-starters?
Developing Responsible and Autonomous Learners
How do I get kids to want to learn?
Things to research
Intrinsic motivation and how to foster it
27 ways to promote intrinsic motivation(
3 keys to intrinsic motivation
How Motivation Affects Learning and Behavior
Make students own their learning
10 Ways to encourage student ownership
6 ways to support students who don't own their learning
Strategies to motivate students
21 Simple Ideas to Increase Student Motivation
20 strategies for motivating the reluctant learner
Things I already know
Some students honestly don't know what they are passionate about.
Empowering learners makes for lifelong learning
Student choice and voice is essential
Students are empowered when they feel their voices are heard
Every student is unique and not all strategies will work with each student.
Where to go?
Create a checklist of strategies to try
Gather a plethora of online interest inventories to help narrow student passion
Scholastic Interest Inventory
Student Value Inventory
Gather resources of needs in our community
Beautifying our campus
Helping at the thrift store EBACC
Lunch table to increase number of students at tables
Campaign to stop bullying
Creating a friends group
Write blog reflection posts about information I have learned/ what I still need to find
Still a work in progress
Create a tips and tricks video possibly using current students and recording conversations I have with them.
Articles that have reinforced the need for Personalized learning
What Happens when Students Control Their Own Learning?