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    • Motivating At-Risk Teens to Set Post-Secondary Goals A Thesis submitted to Southern Utah University in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Education April 2012 By Darcie D.T. Hirschi Thesis Committee: Gerald Bowler,...
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    • Identifying and Motivating Reluctant Fifth Grade Readers: Using Positive Reading Opportunities to Encourage Intrinsic Reading Enjoyment A Thesis submitted to Southern Utah University in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree...
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    • Incentives for Grad Students 11 One factor that motivates college students to get good grades is the support from friends and family who are cheering for them so succeed. Professor Lynch mentioned this in the SDT article. Being motivated by the...
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    • 7 should not be underestimated. This is especially true for struggling readers, and practices that prove motivating (Gibson, 2010). Evidence has shown that laying the foundation for reading success begins at an early age. McKenna, Kear, & Ellsworth...
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    • EFFECTIVE ORGANIZATIONAL COMMUNICATION AFFECTS EMPLOYEE ATTITUDE, HAPPINESS, AND JOB SATISFACTION 8 that can be fulfilled by money, for example, to purchase food and shelter (Herzberg, 1987). Second, there is the psychological need to achieve and...
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    • 13 react to the world around them. They then turn to media to form opinions and to make sense of their world, seeking the information media provides about their social environment. Ball-Rokeach and DeFleur (1976) suggest that “people’s social...
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    • 10 discusses specific strategies to be used to make reading a habit (Duncan, 2010). She suggests that by motivating students to read and develop a reading habit, teachers can have a positive effect on their lives and create lifelong learners. The...
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    • 12 higher motivation levels, compared to students of teachers who were less supportive, but the effect was very small. The researcher also noted the following: Claims about the motivation-enhancing effects of the interactive whiteboard are not...
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    • Incentives for Grad Students 15 Learn from Diversity at Home and Abroad; When you are Failing, Understand Why; Cope with Failure by Rebuilding and Forgiving; Plan Boldly for Life after College. This literature used the Dean’s List to bring together...
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    • 9 Verbal/Linguistic in Math Picture books about mathematics increase an interest in the students who prefer listening, reading, or telling the story. Based on the book Sir Cumference and the First Round Table by Cindy Neuschwander, the researcher...
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    • i Table of Contents Chapter 1: Introduction ....................................................................................................................1 Chapter 2: Literature Review...
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    • EFFECTIVE ORGANIZATIONAL COMMUNICATION AFFECTS EMPLOYEE ATTITUDE, HAPPINESS, AND JOB SATISFACTION 16 likely to achieve and sustain key results with both an appropriate performance management system and a positive approach to influencing people that...
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    • Bridging The Gap Between Knowledge And Behavior 21 findings discovered from the focus group are the following. This process resulted in seven people participating. The focus group met for approximately one and a half hours. The participants signed...
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    • 17 Motivating Reluctant Readers Finding the “magic potion” to motivate engagement in a young reader is important. “Learning requires active student engagement in classroom activities and interaction—engaged students are motivated for literacy...
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    • 15 (Conner & Norman, 1995). Completion of an activity may be enough for some students to feel success, while others may need to be proficient in order to enjoy that success. This confirms the importance of teachers giving positive feedback and...

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