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Question♦1♦ How♦Do♦You♦Motivate♦Students?♦

Strategies that teachers will often use in efforts to motivate students include offering incentives and rewards-“If you read a certain number of books you’ll get a prize!”—or cheerlead relentlessly-“Good job, Karen!” It’s also not unusual for teachers to just “give up” on some students, “They just don’t want to learn!”