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ERIC Number: EJ466244
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0090-3167
Motivating Underachievers. Make Them Want to Try.
Stipek, Deborah
Learning, v21 n7 p32-33 Mar 1993
Offers guidelines to help elementary teachers motivate underachievers to work. The article recommends encouraging effort by making assigned tasks realistic, focusing students' attention on their own progress, rewarding all effort, giving all students a chance to demonstrate competence in class, and letting students set their own goals. (SM)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Classroom - Learner; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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