Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
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978-1-4758-3637-0 • Hardback • June 2017 • $80.00 • (£62.00)
978-1-4758-3638-7 • Paperback • June 2017 • $40.00 • (£31.00)
978-1-4758-3639-4 • eBook • June 2017 • $38.00 • (£29.00)
Elisheva Zeffren is currently an educational consultant and high school teacher in Brooklyn, New York. Miss Zeffren confers closely with the faculty who welcome her assistance.
Chapter 1: Creating Anticipation
Chapter 2: Using the “Fun Theory” to Engage Students in Learning
Chapter 3: Pursuing Wonder
Chapter 4: Musing for Mental Exercise
Chapter 5: Sending Students on Discovery Missions
Chapter 6: Promoting Participation
Chapter 7: Coaching with Cooperative Learning
Chapter 8: Practice Prime Problem Solving
Chapter 9: Discovering with Cognitive and Social Experiments
Chapter 10: Conducting Surveys
Chapter 11: Fostering Public Speaking
About the Author
Motivating Minds provides innovative ideas and activities to bring out the best in your students, immersing everyone in the joy of learning, discovery, and collaboration. Read it and reap!
— Sam Horn, Author of "Tongue Fu!" and "Take the Bully by the Horns"
What you have here is a magnificent tool-kit of educational methods which will get your students to use their brains easily and brilliantly. If there was ever a time educators could use this book, it is now!
— David J. Lieberman, New York Times Bestselling Author of Never Be Lied To Again