Posting this for me but other teachers might find it useful.

10 Commandments for Motivating Language Learners Tim Ward, a freelance teacher trainer based in Bulgaria, introduces us to 10 simple steps to help increase motivation among language learners. Motivation’s one of those ideas like justice or world peace: we all know it’s a good thing but it’s not quite so clear how to get there. For adult learners and younger kids it’s probably a bit clearer – the former know where their interests lie, whether i … Read More

via Oxford University Press – English Language Teaching – Global Blog