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The Correlation Between Reading Motivation and Reading Achievement By Debbie Yorizzo
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The purpose of this study is to illuminate the importance of reading motivation in the school classroom and to show how reading levels correlate to students' reading motivation. This study also... More > focuses on the ways in which highly motivated readers can foster stronger reading comprehension and habits. This is important to study because reading motivation has decreased in classrooms, and in 2005 a national U.S. survey illustrated that 4th grade students did not look at reading as a preferred leisure activity (Becker, McElvany, & Kortenbruch, 2010, Guthrie, Mcrae, and Klauda, 2007); moreover, low reading motivation is often linked to low reading skills (Morgan & Fuchs, 2007). This study illuminates the importance of intrinsic motivation in students because it is a strong building block for "high-quality learning" (Ryan & Deci, 2000).< Less
Pay for Performance in Health Care: Methods and Approaches By Jerry Cromwell et al.
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This book provides a balanced assessment of pay for performance (P4P). P4P programs have become widespread in health care, resulting in the development and testing of new types of payment systems... More > that are heavily featured in the new health reform law. The authors review characteristics of P4P, analyze its strengths and weaknesses, set P4P in the context of other health policy options, assess the degree to which the current enthusiasm for P4P is realistic, review how P4P programs should be evaluated to assess their impact, and consider how P4P could become more effective in the future.< Less
Master Your Emotion By Pattie Worthington
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What is motivation? It has been described in many ways, but the most basic understanding of motivation (especially where it concerns education) is that it is a two part experience. The first part... More > involves the level of interest within any individual regarding the task they are seeking to accomplish, and the second part involves the external influences that have a power over the individual’s level of effort. This ebook analyzes the profound need for teachers to create a good rapport between themselves and their students, and will also provide detailed explanations of how to implement beneficial motivational programs. It also covers how teachers, parents and classroom volunteers can all provide the kinds of moral support, encouragement and assistance that lead to intrinsic motivation for the rest of the student’s life.< Less
Swish - Teacher Resource By Lynn Hefele
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It’s the first day of basketball season and Kacin is practicing his skills with his basketball, “Swish.” Teach your students to dribble, pass, pivot and shoot through the... More > imagination of a boy, his ball, and the neighborhood superstars! How it works: Step 1 - Teacher reads “Swish.” Step 2 - Teacher introduces the skills, strategies and activities. Step 3 - Children use their imaginations to act out the story while practicing the skills. What is included: A fictional story. Four comprehensive and easy-to-implement lesson plans to teach dribbling, shooting and passing skills. Rubrics for dribbling and passing. What are the results: Intrinsically motivated children, enthusiastically engaged in activity, while learning to play basketball.< Less
Hot Tips for Teaching and Learning By Jean Seville Suffield
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Hot Tips for Teaching & Learning serves as a resource for leaders who want to incorporate knowledge of how the brain learns into their teaching. It is about interrelating with others and building... More > relationships that are healthy and satisfying. Leaders begin reviewing some of the key values upon which successful organizations are based. They then revisit and learn some new strategies, techniques, and skills to check if their pictures of what success is all about match. All activities are based on the belief in internal control psychology and intrinsic motivation. Ultimately, it is an invitation to research the convergence of neuroscience and quantum physics into the realm of Quantum Medicine.< Less
Courageous Expectations: Improving the Odds for At-Risk African American Males By Alfred Brinkley
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Many African American males are headed down the wrong paths in school and society, but that’s mostly because we as a community do not understand the challenges they face. In this guide, Dr.... More > Alfred Brinkley, an African American studies scholar and alternative school administrator, explores how to boost the odds of success for at-risk, African American males. He focuses on helping teachers, parents, and students to promote a lifetime love of reading; narrow the achievement gap; encourage self-esteem and intrinsic motivation; and hone parenting and mentoring skills. Leaving your comfort zone and learning why this group of students needs support can better equip you to establish a relationship based on mutual respect. Educating, inspiring, and motivating at-risk African American males requires a support system that can prepare them to succeed. Students, parents, teachers, administrators, and community leaders can begin to do their part with Courageous Expectations.< Less
Courageous Expectations: Improving the Odds for At-Risk African American Males By Alfred Brinkley
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Many African American males are headed down the wrong paths in school and society, but that’s mostly because we as a community do not understand the challenges they face. In this guide, Dr.... More > Alfred Brinkley, an African American studies scholar and alternative school administrator, explores how to boost the odds of success for at-risk, African American males. He focuses on helping teachers, parents, and students to promote a lifetime love of reading; narrow the achievement gap; encourage self-esteem and intrinsic motivation; and hone parenting and mentoring skills. Leaving your comfort zone and learning why this group of students needs support can better equip you to establish a relationship based on mutual respect. Educating, inspiring, and motivating at-risk African American males requires a support system that can prepare them to succeed. Students, parents, teachers, administrators, and community leaders can begin to do their part with Courageous Expectations.< Less
Courageous Expectations: Improving the Odds for At-Risk African American Males By Alfred Brinkley
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Many African American males are headed down the wrong paths in school and society, but that’s mostly because we as a community do not understand the challenges they face. In this guide, Dr.... More > Alfred Brinkley, an African American studies scholar and alternative school administrator, explores how to boost the odds of success for at-risk, African American males. He focuses on helping teachers, parents, and students to promote a lifetime love of reading; narrow the achievement gap; encourage self-esteem and intrinsic motivation; and hone parenting and mentoring skills. Leaving your comfort zone and learning why this group of students needs support can better equip you to establish a relationship based on mutual respect. Educating, inspiring, and motivating at-risk African American males requires a support system that can prepare them to succeed. Students, parents, teachers, administrators, and community leaders can begin to do their part with Courageous Expectations.< Less
Cereal Soccer - Teacher's Resource By Lynn Hefele
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Grades K-3 Literature Enhanced Physical Education (LEPE) Niya, Zander and the rest of the kitchen mice teach your students soccer skills and strategies in this adorable tale of cat and mouse. ... More > Practice dribbling, trapping, changing direction, and passing skills by taking your students through cereal soccer tryouts. Introduce basic offense and defense by playing cereal soccer the game, complete with mouse hole goals, colorful cereal and angry cats. How it works: Step 1 - Teacher reads “Cereal Soccer.” Step 2 - Teacher introduces the skills, strategies and activity. Step 3 - Children use their imaginations to act out the story while practicing the skills. What is included: A fictional story. Five comprehensive and easy-to-implement lesson plans to teach soccer skills and strategies. Rubrics for dribbling and passing. What are the results: Intrinsically motivated children, enthusiastically engaged in activity, while learning to play soccer.< Less
Bugs and Bubbles: Teacher's Edition By Lynn Hefele
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Grades K-3 Literature Enhanced Physical Education (LEPE) Harry the ant educates your students on the benefits of exercise and his insect pals teach the fundamentals of volleyball in this adorable... More > story of bugs playing with bubbles. How it works: Step 1 - Teacher reads “Bugs and Bubbles.” Step 2 - Teacher introduces the skills, strategies and activity. Step 3 - Children use their imaginations to act out the story while practicing the skills. What is included: A fictional story. Four comprehensive and easy-to-implement lesson plans to teach volleyball skills and strategies. Rubrics for serving, setting and passing. What are the results: Intrinsically motivated children, enthusiastically engaged in activity, while learning to play volleyball.< Less