Motivation to learn and teachers

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Registered: 04-07-2002
Motivation to learn and teachers
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Fri, 10-17-2008 - 2:35pm

I subscribe to a listserv called "flutenet" that is flute-related, but has many private music teachers on it.

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Registered: 03-24-2003
Fri, 10-17-2008 - 5:35pm
I believe the best motivation is intrinsic. It's been shown time and time again that extrinsic motivation usually doesn't achieve the desired results over time. With that said, a teacher can design instructional content that helps students develop motivation. If the content engages them in the subject in a meaningful way then they can
Sherry