Expectations for Success - Motivation and Learning
Lumsden, L. (1994, June). Student motivation to learn. ERIC
Digest, (92) EDO-EA-94-7.
This reader-friendly article summarizes research on motivation.
Snowman, J. & Biehler, R. (1997). Motivation: excerpts from chapter
11 of Psychology applied to teaching, Houghton Mifflin, 1997.
This is an indexed series of sections from a textbook that
defines motivation, summarizes viewpoints about it, and offers
Patterns of Adaptive Learning
This Web site, developed by scholars at the University of Michigan,
includes reports and publications about research in adolescent development
and motivation. Included are links to other resources related to
Information on Self-Efficacy: A community of scholars
This is a Web site on "self-efficacy" (the belief
in one's abilities to handle a situation), created by researchers
at Emory University. The site has links to definitions, examples,
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