Motivating the Unmotivated: Student Engagement

Are you struggling to engage unmotivated students in a post-pandemic educational landscape? Discover innovative strategies and techniques to reignite enthusiasm and foster meaningful connections in the classroom. In this on-demand course, we'll delve into the art of motivating the unmotivated, moving beyond traditional carrot-and-stick methods.

Course Overview:

Module 1: Moving from Motivation to Inspiration

  • Uncover the fundamental difference between motivating and inspiring students.
  • Learn how to tap into their intrinsic desires and passions.

Module 2: The Importance of Student Choice

  • Understand the significance of giving students a say in their learning.
  • Implement strategies for offering meaningful choices without sacrificing curriculum goals.
  • Promote autonomy and self-direction for improved engagement.

Module 3: Emphasizing Effort over Mastery

  • Shift the focus from immediate results to the process of learning.
  • Discover how praising effort can lead to greater perseverance and motivation.
  • Explore practical techniques for highlighting the journey, not just the destination.

Module 4: Harness the Power of "Yet"

  • Explore the growth mindset concept and its role in motivating students.
  • Learn how to incorporate the word "yet" to encourage a positive outlook on learning and growth.
  • Cultivate an environment where students embrace challenges as opportunities.

Who Should Attend:

  • Teachers at all levels, from primary to higher education.
  • Educational administrators seeking to improve student engagement.
  • Anyone interested in enhancing their ability to inspire and motivate learners.

Course Format:

  • This on-demand course offers flexibility in learning, allowing you to access materials at your convenience.
  • Engage with a variety of multimedia resources, including video lectures, reading materials, and interactive discussions.

Outcome: By the end of this course, you'll be equipped with a diverse toolkit of strategies to inspire and motivate even the most reluctant learners. Say goodbye to the traditional carrot-and-stick approach and welcome an educational environment that fosters genuine engagement and lifelong love for learning.

Don't miss this opportunity to transform your teaching and positively impact the lives of your students. Join us on the journey of "Motivating the Unmotivated: Student Engagement" today!


Behavior and Discipline, High School, Elementary
Online Course, Self-directed

CPE Credits: 0.50  
Registration Closes: 8/31/2024
Starts: 11/6/2023
Ends: 9/30/2024