motivating students

Learning objectives

  • Learn how to increase students motivation
  • Learn the different types of motivation there is

Exercises

  • Explain the difference between intrinsic and extrinsic motivation
  • What factors make a student find an activity as interesting and engages in it?
  • How can we use the Model of Intrinsic Motivation when teaching or helping students? Do you think it can help?
  • Out of the different motivation strategies, which resonates the most with you and why?
List half a dozen things you did this week in your job that use the skills we teach in HYF.
Examples:
  • Helped a colleague to debug a problem by eliminating possibilities
  • Extracted functionality

Learning Paths