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"The War in Syria Cannot Be Won. But It Can Be Ended," Today at 2 p.m. in Rockville, TC 136

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Blue Ribbon Taskforce on Spending for Student Success - Campus Sessions

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Final Days to Register for the Transfer Ambassador Training

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Arab American Heritage Month

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STEM Talk on April 17, HT 216, Germantown Campus

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Humanities Students' Cherry Blossom Conference, April 21

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Hillman Entrepreneurs Program Open House Friday

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Spring Dance Concert Featuring the Montgomery College-Rockville Dance Company, April 28-29

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ELITE Workshop: R You Ready? An Introduction to R Statistical Software

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Apil 13: Songwriters Against Sexual Assault

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Spring Fest Is Just Around the Corner! Join Us Wednesday, April 12 at the Rockville Softball Field

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Food Truck Bonanza at All Three Campuses!

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Brown Bag Lunch April 13: WD&CE Health Science - Over the Years with Diane Barberesi

ELITE Workshop: A Multidisciplinary Toolbox for Motivating Diverse Students

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Category: Professional Development

Published: Apr 12 2017 12:00AM

Whether we like it or not, we teachers are in the business of motivating our students. In fact, the motivation level of our students is often what most determines their success in and enjoyment of our classes. Fortunately, motivation is a well studied topic across a broad variety of disciplines, including psycholinguistics, educational psychology, organizational psychology, conflict resolution, stress physiology, and marketing. Join us for <i><b>A Multidisciplinary Toolbox for Motivating Diverse Students</i></b> on April 12 from 2 to 3:30 p.m. on the Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus in CM 214 with facilitator Michael Berman. Registration information is below.

Drawing from current literature across these areas, the presenter discusses five important overlaps of these disciplines and, from this set of core principles,identifies key strategies, both quick and involved, for motivating our students in the community college classroom.

Outcomes:

1. Participants will learn five core strategies for motivating students.
2. Participants will learn to apply these strategies to discrete elements of instruction such as exercise development and written feedback on student papers.

Register:
1. Log in to your My MC - www.montgomerycollege.edu - and click on "Training & Professional Development".
2. Click "MC Learns" then "Schedule of Classes and Events" and "Pedagogy & Instruction".
3. Find your workshop and click "Enroll" at the top right corner of the page.
4. Walk-ins welcome.

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