Motivating Students to Learn

Firstly, this free online course on motivating students to learn will teach you the different factors that affect student motivation. Importantly you will be shown how to create a classroom environment that promotes motivated learning. You are probably aware that being an effective teacher requires a variety of skills. However, we believe one of the most important skills is motivating students to learn. Once the students are motivated, they will spend more time on their tasks and complete them much more effectively.


  • Duration – 2-3 Hours
  • Assessment – Yes
  • Certificate – Yes
  • Responsive – Yes
  • Publisher – Global Text Project

About Alison
Firstly, Alison is one of the world’s largest free learning platforms for education and skills training. Secondly it is dedicated to making it possible for anyone, to study anything, anywhere, at any time. Importantly for our supply teachers it is all for free online, at any subject level. You can visit the Alison website by clicking here.

Why not take a look at some inspiring TED talks?  Did you know that one of the most viewed TED talks was about education? Uniquely delivered by Sir Ken Robinson, his TED talk was both witty and thought provoking. Firstly, he discusses the need for teachers to nurture creativity in students. If you wan to know more about it, please click here