How to Motivate Student Behavior through Proactive Strategies

How to Motivate Student Behavior through Proactive Strategies Stop student misbehavior before it happens: Be Proactive. If you encounter belligerent students, ones that brazenly defy your authority and cause havoc in your classroom, you might be in desperate need to find a solution to this problem before it undermines your authority as teacher. You must be carefulContinue reading “How to Motivate Student Behavior through Proactive Strategies”

How to Punctuate Sentences while Learning to Appreciate Life

Learning How to Punctuate Sentences: Learning How to Appreciate Life A learner’s ability to apply punctuation correctly—and sometimes creatively—in writing is critically important. Without applying the proper usage of punctuation, a writer may unintentionally provide the wrong message, which, at times, can be unintentionally comical or offensive or unintelligible to read. Moreover, pertaining to school,Continue reading “How to Punctuate Sentences while Learning to Appreciate Life”

How to Avoid Micromanaging Employees

How to Avoid Micromanaging Employees Leaders mean well. They do not always get it right, however—managing employees, that is. Science psychology shares survey results that 70 percent of employees are unhappy with their jobs. If you look around your own workspace you may discover that some of your colleagues are indeed unhappy and if given theContinue reading “How to Avoid Micromanaging Employees”

How to Motivate Yourself to Study

How to Motivate Yourself to Study Although American College Testing (ACT) and Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) scores are not required for students to submit their scores for college consideration in every single state in America, there are, nevertheless, other important responsibilities for every student to sustain: In addition to receiving school instruction, students must learn howContinue reading “How to Motivate Yourself to Study”

How to Motivate Students to Think Critically with Ideas from Piaget and Vygotsky

How to Motivate Students to Think Critically with Piaget and Vygotsky:  Ask Doc “Learning is more than the acquisition of the ability to think; it is the acquisition of many specialized abilities for thinking about a variety of things.”—Lev Vygotsky “Education, for most people, means tying to lead the child to resemble the typical adultContinue reading “How to Motivate Students to Think Critically with Ideas from Piaget and Vygotsky”

How to Use a Rubric to Facilitate Learning

How to use a Rubric to Facilitate Student Learning Teachers must provide a way for students to select their own grades. Often towards end of a grading period students would ask for bonus points or extra assignments to complete to increase their grade average. Some teachers may feel annoyed with this question yet often succumbContinue reading “How to Use a Rubric to Facilitate Learning”

How to Inspire Students to Respect Authority

How to Inspire Students to Respect Authority Now that school is officially over for academic year 2019-2020, time is of essence that teachers begin planning for the next school year. While the most important entity on the agenda should be student and staff safety, especially in light of Coronavirus outbreak, the trust is there, accordingContinue reading “How to Inspire Students to Respect Authority”

How to Motivate Students to be Excellent

How to Motivate Students to be Excellent Research shares human traits as (1) intuitive (2) self-centered (3) emotional (4) social (5) MOTIVATED and (6) hopeful. If humans have these traits in common, is it not logical to infer that many students may be capable of learning better in school if they focused more on their humanContinue reading “How to Motivate Students to be Excellent”

How to Promote Students to Learn McClelland’s Way

How to Motivate Students to Learn McClelland’s Way Motivation tends to be that thingamajig that sparks action from people to conduct their will, and it does not appear to be a major consideration when asking people to do simple tasks, such as “sit up; complete your work.” Yet, motivation is the prime-key to eliciting the movementContinue reading “How to Promote Students to Learn McClelland’s Way”

How to Motivate Staff through Performance Observation

How to Motivate Staff through Performance Observation Students putting their heads on desks is a sign that classroom and student management by the teacher needs to be addressed. “You cannot coerce a child to sit-up and work,” some may argue. If this scenario is the case, certainly something else more motivating for the students to persevereContinue reading “How to Motivate Staff through Performance Observation”