Teachers enrolled in this course will...


  • what is motivation?
  • identify factors that contribute to a decline in reading motivation
  • recognize effective reading motivation strategies to incorporate into a classroom
  • know why student engagement is critical to academic achievement
  • how to generate high levels of attention and engagement as a result of careful planning
  • research-based strategies to engage all students


  • why students become unmotivated readers and writers?
  • how to create a literacy rich environment that will make reading more interesting and fun
  • how to identify the needs of all learners

and Be Able To

  • Execute specific strategies to engage students throughout their learning
  • Access students’ engagement
  • Identify effective resources to “hook” struggling and reluctant readers
  • Create engaging lessons incorporating both fiction and informational text
  • Provide effective ways to motivate today’s readers with practical research strategies

and much, much more!

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