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Fires in the mind

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Fires in the mind : what kids can tell us about motivation and mastery

Cushman, Kathleen.

San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, c2010.

xi, 187 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

Teenagers from diverse backgrounds explore what it takes for them to master various skills and tasks and explains how teachers can use this information to motivate their students and help them engage with and succeed at challenging work.

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ISBN:

0470646039

LC Call No:

LB1031.4 .C87 2010

Dewey Class No:

370.15/4 23

Author:

Cushman, Kathleen.

Title:

Fires in the mind : what kids can tell us about motivation and mastery / Kathleen Cushman and the students of What Kids Can Do.

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, c2010.

Physical:

xi, 187 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 165-171) and index.

Citation/Refs:

Choice, March 2011

Summary:

Teenagers from diverse backgrounds explore what it takes for them to master various skills and tasks and explains how teachers can use this information to motivate their students and help them engage with and succeed at challenging work.

Target Audience:

Professional Follett Library Resources.

Subject:

Mastery learning.

Subject:

Motivation in education.

Subject:

Teenagers--Education.

AE:CorpName:

What Kids Can Do (Organization)

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