Shawn Winston

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Don't Crush Reading Motivation

Commentary<p>It is a scene that too often plays out in elementary schools.<p><i>John leaves the library with a book he selected himself, one on crocodiles and</i> …

Education

Motivation and Reading

Motivation is often cited as an important factor in students' becoming proficient readers. How does student motivation affect the development of …

Motivating Students to Read Issues and Practices

by Deborah Reed<p>Published in <i>SEDL Letter</i> Volume XVll, Number 1, June 2005, Reaching Our Reading Goals<p>Most teachers would love to help students make a …

Motivation: The Overlooked Sixth Component of Reading

Learners are motivated by three factors: desire to learn, incentives, or fear of failure. As we grow, most of the early curiosity is tested away, and …

25 Ideas to Motivate Young Readers

<b>The folks at the BOOK-IT! Program have given permission for Education World to reprint 25 great ideas from teachers -- ideas that are sure to get</b> …

Catalog your books online

“Of course, LibraryThing is even more useful if you post your book collection, and the process is wonderfully easy.” (link)<p>“LibraryThing is an …

Teacher Practices that Impact Reading Motivation

Introduction<p>Almost all agree that some amount of reading is vital to becoming a good reader. Expertise does not arise without active participation. …

Pedagogy

Motivation

Professional Development Webcasts<p>Listen, watch, and learn from top experts in these engaging roundtable discussions. Each webcast features a …

Motivation