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Why my Desire to Learn Disappeared

In this week’s blog post I am going to focus on the topic of extrinsic motivation. The MUSIC model of academic motivation states that there are five components educators should be looking to apply when designing their lessons, and they are empowerment, usefulness, success, interest, and caring. 481 more words

Education

Apathy is a Blight that is Certain

Introduction

Apathy is a common issue found in all levels of the school system. The inherent structure and methodology the school system itself causes apathy in students. 910 more words

Education

To write or not to write…

When it comes to our education systems, there always will be two types of students. The kids that are driven from outside sources, such as grades and reward. 1,243 more words

Academic Performance

Will the human race survive?

Social distancing has become the new norm in the entire planet and its effectiveness is measured by the ability of each individual to care for others. 646 more words

Education

Glue Sniffing (and Other Drugs of Choice)

Ah, glue sniffing. Maybe its relatable to you, and maybe it’s not. I have no doubt that I was probably one of those dare devilish children that sniffed the glue stick in my desk thinking it would make me “high” because of an offhand comment I had heard from a peer. 755 more words

Cognition

Let’s talk about the other health crisis, and using yoga to help fight it

*THIS ARTICLE MAY CONTAIN TRIGGERS*

The Mental Health Crisis

I began typing this post on how we can implement yoga practices in schools to help with a variety of challenges in education preventing student’s ability to learn. 1,516 more words

Academic Performance

This Could Be Interesting...Benefits of Social Media?

Are there upsides when it comes to using social media for learning?

Yup, I did it, I opened up the can of worms associated with social media but I was curious. 964 more words

Academic Performance