Share
Explore BrainMass

Motivation and Emotion in an Education Setting

Give an explanation of how motivation and emotion are related to change. Then explain how knowledge of this relationship might benefit you being a professional working within an educational setting.

Solution Preview

Some people have intrinsic motivation which seems to be the best type of motivation because external factors to motivate people will not always be readily available. Change is a part of progress in the human life cycle and the need to move forward. We are not the people we were ten years ago hopefully, because we have changed for the better due to motivation or we have at least learned from our experiences and have discontinued undesirable actions. External motivation is perfect for children who have not yet developed emotionally or seem to understand right and wrong. We may offer a young child an external reward to motivate him/her to complete a task in hopes that one day things will get done simply because it is the correct thing to do. There is an old cliché that ...

Solution Summary

The motivation and emotion in an education setting are determined. How knowledge of this relationship might benefit you being a professional working within an education setting is determined.

$2.19