Better teaching: Motivation
|"We spend more time forcing students to learn than we do motivating them to learn in the first place."
Neil de Gras Tyson
|Dan Pink: The puzzle of motivation||Link||YouTube. 20 mins|
|The battle between your present and future self||David Goldstein. YouTube. 16 mins|
|How the Power of Interest Drives Learning||This doesn't seem to feature highly elsewhere. Not sure why. This from Mind/Shift|
|A scientific look at why New Year's resolutions keep failing. Lessons in this for students also||Link||From the Wall Street Journal|
|3 rules to spark learning||Curiousity comes first: Ramsey Musallam on TED.
1. Curiousity. 2. Embrace the messy process of trial and error. 3. Practice reflection
|Just Ask: Harnessing the Power of Student Curiosity||Blogpost from edutopia.org|
|How to get the most out of education - pursue passion, not A's||
It's actually aimed at college students, but the same message applies no matter what stage you're at. From anniemurphypaul.com