Motivating Students to Learn Science
Having taught numerous science courses at various levels for many years, I believe I understand what attracts and holds a student’s interest and inspires the student to learn more when the formal course is over. This does not require a classroom with expensive technology or the use of electronic gadgetry. In a nutshell, the “secret” is to arouse the student’s curiosity so he/she will want to teach him/herself.
- In the paper Motivating Students to Learn Science