Getting the Buggers Motivated in FE

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This is a survival guide to beating bad behaviour and motivating students in FE. Susan Wallace provides readers with helpful hints and strategies for preventing lower level disruption to coping when things get really tough. Informative and engaging, this practical guide will prove essential reading for everyone in FE.
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Overview

This is a survival guide to beating bad behaviour and motivating students in FE. Susan Wallace provides readers with helpful hints and strategies for preventing lower level disruption to coping when things get really tough. Informative and engaging, this practical guide will prove essential reading for everyone in FE.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780826492494
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
  • Publication date: 5/15/2007
  • Series: Getting The Buggers Series
  • Pages: 166
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.35 (d)

Meet the Author

Dr Susan Wallace is Reader in Post-compulsory Education at Nottingham Trent University. She taught for ten years in FE, and has worked in an LEA advisory role for post-16 education. She has written widely on professional development for teachers.

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Table of Contents

Series Foreword

Series Introduction

Introduction

Chapter 1: The Four Big Demotivators and how to beat them

Chapter 2: Strategy 1: Using Reward as a Motivational Strategy

Chapter 3: Strategy 2: Building Motivation through Positive Relationships

Chapter 4: Strategy 3: Encouraging Motivation through Respect for self, for

others and for rules

Chapter 5: Strategy 4: Waking them up with some Razzmatazz

Chapter 6: Getting Individuals Motivated

Chapter 7: Motivating 14-16 year-olds

Chapter 8: Motivating Adult Learners

Chapter 9: Talking the talk: Challenging the language of demotivation

Chapter 10: What would you do if………………?

Postscript: Keeping yourself motivated

Index

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