Open Access Graduate Research Paper
Reading promotion; Motivation in education; Academic achievement; Learning, Psychology of; Motivation (Psychology); Books and reading;
Educators want to create a sustained, life-long reader in their students. This overview of the literature will share with educators valuable insight into how increasing motivation and student engagement will help create more involved readers. Key themes in the literature include: increasing literacy motivation, increasing literacy engagement, and applying thoughtful literacy practices. This review will also highlight several helpful strategies on how educators in today's classrooms can help increase student motivation and engagement related to literacy.
Year of Submission
Master of Arts in Education
Department of Curriculum and Instruction
Sarah Vander Zanden
1 PDF file (60 pages)
©2013 Libbie M. Willert
Willert, Libbie M., "A need for motivation : increasing engagement to bolster success" (2013). Graduate Research Papers. 245.