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10 Ways to Motivate Your Child to Learn
Saturday, December 12, 2009

"If you want your child to be a stellar student, don't limit learning to the walls of his classroom. Although the skills he's learning there are crucial to his intellectual and social growth, your child needs your help to really "open up the world of ideas," according to child psychologist Robin Forman, PhD. His renewed joy in discovery will transfer to his schoolwork, so you'll boost his academic achievement, too! "

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How to motivate your child for middle school
Saturday, December 12, 2009

"Get your preteens organized for academic achievement!"

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Fostering Motivation in Kids With Learning and Attention Problems
Saturday, December 12, 2009

"Learn how to help kids sustain the joy of learning for its own sake in the face of their struggles and frustrations."

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Motivation:101: You Can Motivate Children to Learn
Saturday, December 12, 2009

This article lays out 7 strategies to premote self-motivation

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Top 10 Ways to Motivate Gifted Children
Wednesday, December 09, 2009

Parents of gifted children are often surprised and dismayed when their children underachieve in school. Learning disabilities in gifted children can sometimes lead to underachievement, but it is often simply a lack of motivation. Motivating some gifted children can be difficult; neither rewards nor punishments seem to work, especially for intrinsically motivated children. What can parents do to motivate their gifted children? Here are eight ideas to try

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How to Motivate Children
Wednesday, December 09, 2009

This website gives great ideas on how to modivate children.

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Video: Why My Child Won't Try
Tuesday, April 22, 2008

Understand the reason your child won't try and why it's ok to fail.

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Video: Rewarding Success
Tuesday, April 22, 2008

What kids want most for their good work.

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Video: Motivation and Learning
Wednesday, April 16, 2008

Parents are the primary influence in their child's motivation to learn.

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Video: Motivating Children
Wednesday, April 16, 2008

Tips to motivate your child for success in school.

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Video: Expectations-The Self-Fulfilling Prophecy
Tuesday, April 15, 2008

Why parent and teacher expectations are self-fulfilling prophecies for children.

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Video: Effort Is the Key to Success
Tuesday, April 15, 2008

Children succeed by understanding their excuses for failure. Teach them how success is in their control.

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Video: Does Hard Work Pay Off?
Friday, April 11, 2008

Why praising IQ doesn't help self-esteem.  Teach your child the life skills that matter.

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Video: Dealing with Work Inhibition
Friday, April 11, 2008

Learn the factors that contribute to work inhibition.

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The Children’s Motivation Project at Reed College
Tuesday, March 18, 2008

The project “works with preschoolers through early adolescents to understand what motivates students to learn and how motivation can be sustained and promoted.”  Divided into four main areas:  The Development of Intrinsic and Extrinsic Motivation, Praise and Motivation, Motivational Strategies, and Peers and Motivation.

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Tips for Parents: Motivation and Learning
Thursday, February 28, 2008

Parents are the primary influence in their child's motivation to learn.

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Tips for Parents: The Importance of Effort
Thursday, February 28, 2008

Learn why effort is even more important than intelligence in school success.

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