Motivation and the Brain : Motivation and the Brain By Neil Beckman What motivation does : What motivation does Motivation alerts the brain
Motivation Promotes memory
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2006/05/060504070834.htm Affects of motivation : Affects of motivation Motivation produces emotions
Motivation makes things easier to be remember
With motivation Brain prepares for what is going to be asked
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2006/05/060504070834.htm Effects of Motivations : Effects of Motivations Motivated people can get as much as ten times more benefit then people that are not motivated.
http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/860489/motivation_and_the_brain_pg2_pg2.html?cat=5 Reward is key : Reward is key High reward things are more likely to be remembered.
Low reward things are less likely to be remembered then high reward things.
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2006/05/060504070834.htm Motivation and age : Motivation and age As people get older they are no longer motivated by physical things but by mental and emotional things.
http://web.ebscohost.com/ehost/pdf?vid=33&hid=5&sid=5270860c-cc7b-45c6-9292-b40a4584fd6d%40sessionmgr14 Key factors of motivation : Key factors of motivation Emotions
http://www.ascd.org/publications/educational_leadership/summer09/vol66/num09/Brain-Friendly_Learning_for_Teachers.aspx Feedback : Feedback positive stimulates the prefrontal cortex to reflect on ways to improve performance
Negative produces stress and results in the release of cortisol so that the individual goes into survival mode
http://www.ascd.org/publications/educational_leadership/summer09/vol66/num09/Brain-Friendly_Learning_for_Teachers.aspx Influences on motivation : Influences on motivation Emotions
http://www.ascd.org/publications/educational_leadership/summer09/vol66/num09/Brain-Friendly_Learning_for_Teachers.aspx Bibliography : Bibliography http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2006/05/060504070834.htm