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I Can’t Teach You Anything -

 I really like this article by Marko Zirkovich.  Please watch the videos. They are brief. And please tell me how you motivate students. Thanks and enjoy. 1,608 more words

Music Lessons Houston

Promoting Student Engagement

Student engagement is the product of motivation and active learning.  It is a product rather than a sum because it will not occur if either element is missing. 522 more words

Why Don’t Some Students Listen?

One of my favorite coach trainees sent in the following concern (he is currently coaching a college archery team):

“A common problem I’m noticing is that 75% of my students don’t seem to take archery seriously.

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Q & A

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I seem to get a song stuck in my head every now and again. At the moment it is “Let it go.” I have enjoyed in the past year taking that song that is stuck in my head, changing the lyrics and creating music videos with my class. 161 more words

The Power of Positive Thinking

I place importance on motivating and supporting language learners. This is probably connected to the fact that I hear from learners daily online, and talk about a lack of confidence is common. 468 more words

Jennifer Lebedev

Counselor’s Corner: Inexpensive Ways to Reward, Recognize, and Motivate Students

You don’t need to break the bank to individually reward students for a job well done or motivate students to display desired behavior. Try these highly affordable ways of recognizing, rewarding, and motivating students. 922 more words

Counselor's Corner

Level of Concern

My cooperating teacher brought up the concept of “level of concern” this week as something for me to consider when lesson planning.  It is a concept that was emphasized greatly when she was a beginning teacher, and she still thinks about it all of the time while teaching.  327 more words