Suppose you want to develop a new measure for student motivation. Suggest ways in which you would develop the measure to ensure it is reliable and valid.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 25, 2018, 9:14 am ad1c9bdddf
I have actually done this in the school I work in (I'm a School Psychologist). I developed a reward system in which students can earn points in each class for predetermined and defined behaviors. The more motivated the student is to earn points (which directly translates into academic and behavioral motivation based on the categories being rewarded) the higher the total percentage is each week. Kids that meet a threshold earn rewards that they have determined they want to work towards. We have Gold level of reinforcement which is for the kids that earn 90% of the points ...
This is a description of a reliable and valid measure I developed to track and increase student motivation.
Case Study: School Systems and Unions
Please answer the following questions using a case study analysis, just dont answer the questions it needs to be in a case study format. I will send the case study needed.
1. What is the source of conflict between the school system and the union?
2. To what extent does Denver's pay plan build on recommendations from equity and expectancy theory? Explain.
3. What role does organizational culture play in this case?
4. Using the various motivation theories, how would you revise the pay plan so that it would be acceptable to both the school system and union? Provide specific recommendationsView Full Posting Details