In this forum, we will discuss the current state of student motivation and engagement in our schools. By reviewing the research, we’ll aim to answer critical questions such as what exactly motivates students and which factors drive it. We will examine the misconceptions surrounding motivation and discuss effective approaches to capturing students’ attention. Additionally, we will focus on the role of teachers in fostering student motivation and offer strategies to help students feel motivated to excel academically.
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Welcome and Introduction
Interactive Session: Levels of Student Motivation
Industry Perspective: Inspire Academic Engagement and Motivation with Student Voice Data
Academic engagement in the classroom is tied to instruction and teaching practices. Yet aside from classroom observations and reviewing lesson plans, school and district leaders have few opportunities to gauge teacher instruction and pedagogy, especially in a way that incorporates students’ perspectives. Join this session to learn how to be a data-driven practitioner who inspire motivation through quality instruction and best teaching practices.
Panel Discussion: The Science of Motivation
Industry Perspective: Evidence-based Strategies to Boost Student Engagement
Break down this hot topic with us to understand what matters and what works when it comes to engaging students. Find out what the research says and take our easy-to-implement strategies back to your schools and classrooms. Discover how to build evidence-based strategies into the learning experience for your students.
Panel Discussion: How to Keep Students Engaged in Their Learning
Diasgranados has been recognized as the 2021 D.C. Teacher of the Year and the National University Teacher of the Year. He is also pursuing a doctorate in education from National University, further exemplifying his dedication to educational advancement.