Ch 8: Student Motivation & Differentiated Instruction

About This Chapter

Study these lessons to strengthen your understanding of student motivation and differentiated instruction. Boost your grades, study for tests, work towards college credit or expand your teaching skills.

Student Motivation & Differentiated Instruction - Chapter Summary

This chapter contextualizes student motivation in relation to differentiated classroom instruction. These simple and engaging lessons outline the importance of student motivation, as well as strategies that can help teachers increase their students' engagement.

After working through each lesson, you can take the accompanying self-assessment quiz to test your knowledge of the concepts and definitions you've studied. Our instructors are available to answer your questions - just submit them through your personal Dashboard. You can also access these lessons at any time that fits your schedule. Upon completion of the this chapter, you should be able to:

  • Explain the reasons why motivation is important in an educational environment
  • Outline strategies and ideas for increasing student engagement
  • Assess motivation's role in self-regulated learning
  • Define self-directed learning

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