Help for Unmotivated Students

The Motivation Breakthrough, by Rick Lavoie, is a great resource for parents and teachers some ways to help an unmotivated child or student. Lavoie explodes some common myths about motivation: for instance, he demonstrates that rewards, punishment, and competition are not effective motivational tools. He gives specific advice throughout for parents and teachers of children with learning disabilities and provides detailed instructions for how to create a motivated classroom.

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