Welcome

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Welcome

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For a quick introduction to the Sanford Harmony Online Learning Portal, click below.

Building Teaching Practices Pathway
Learning Environment Unit
Intentional Instruction Topic
Helping Students Believe They "Can" Achieve
Student Interactions Topic

Module: Helping Students Believe They “Can” Achieve

Motivation is essential for academic success. In this module, you will learn strategies to increase a student’s motivation by boosting belief in his or her intelligence and ability.

In this module, you will:

  • Explore elements of expectancy: ability, self-efficacy, and perceived required effort.
  • Identify student behaviors associated with expectancy.
  • Identify probing questions to ask.
  • Identify teacher actions and strategies to build expectancy.