Boosting Motivation in Your Classroom



In the Boosting Motivation in Your Classroom learning path, we focus on supporting all students in their growth and learning. There is an emphasis on Intrinsic Motivation and how to foster this in your classroom. You will also explore barriers to motivation and the impact of relationships on motivation.

Learning Path Outcomes:

Participants in this learning path will:

  • Define Intrinsic Motivation
  • Identify Intrinsic motivators
  • Explore barriers to motivation in our learning environment
  • Reflect on the impact of classroom relationships on motivation

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Continuing Education Credits


Course Length

Mike Anderson, Educational Consultant

Mike has authored many books about great teaching and learning. His most recent book, What We Say and How We Say It Matter was chosen as an ASCD member book and became a best-seller six months after its release. A theme that runs through all of Mike’s books is his firm belief that teaching and learning should be joyful pursuits.

Mike was a public school classroom teacher for 15 years in grades 3-5 and continues to hold a NH teaching certification. In 2005 he was a finalist for NH Teacher of the Year. In 2004, he was awarded a Milken National Educator Award. He has been a graduate-level instructor through the University of New Hampshire Summer Literacy Institutes and was also a Responsive Classroom consultant, presenter, author, and developer for many years. He has also served as an ASCD Whole Child Approach advisor and has spoken at many national conferences including ASCD, Learning & the Brain, and NCTE. For a more thorough look at Mike’s background, check out his curriculum vitae.| |

Will I receive a certificate of completion?

Answer: Yes, after completing the course you will receive a certificate of completion.

How long will I receive access to this Learning Path?

Answer: You will receive lifetime access

How will I gain access to the Learning Path?

Answer: An email will be sent to you after purchase with your access code and login details. If you have any questions regarding access to your learning path, email our support team at