scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 571
I found Stipeks book is interesting to me because it is excellent source of motivation theories and researches that can be guide any teacher throughout the school years In chapter one introduce six children with different kinds of common motivation problems in classrooms Daves problem was about self -defeating Dave spent all his efforts to show the teacher how he ingenious student rather than to focus how to complete the assignment and understanding the subjects Hannah story is example of learned helpless student She believes that no matter how hard she studies for the test she will always get a bad grade In my opinion school setting and teachers can help Hannah to overcome her academic difficulties and make academic progress Sally is an underachiever student because her potentials to achieve high academic performance by memorize the materials instead of understanding them Santos is a CB student who could easily be earning A if he pays close attention in the class Santos shows that his motivation to be out of class activities more than to do the schoolwork Alma situation is related to her math anxiety She cannot try to solve the math problem in the class because she has concern about giving a wrong answer Therefore Almas anxiety is lack of her motivation to be achieved in math class Als story is about his poor attendece and effort in school Als believes that find job more important to complete the school Al motivations was to find work more than to develop his academic skills In chapter two is overview all of the theoretical frameworks that used the achievement motivation researches with students Motivation term refers to which activities can change ones his behaviors In psychological theories each theory has different principles to help the students to improve their performances For example in behaviorism theory defense how the reinforcement principal motives the students by using the pleasant events that increase the
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA