students ' Perceptions of Teacher Behaviors As Motivating and Demotivating Factors in College Classes

@inproceedings{Gorham2005studentsP,
  title={students ' Perceptions of Teacher Behaviors As Motivating and Demotivating Factors in College Classes},
  author={Joan Gorham and Diane M. Christophel},
  year={2005}
}
This study coded and categorized 2404 motivators and demotivators freely listed by 308 college students prior to and following their being prompted to consider teacher behaviors as contributing to motivation level. Twenty categories of motivators and 20 categories of demotivators emerged; four of each reflected context factors, six of each structure/format factors, and ten of each teacher behavior factors. While teacher behaviors accounted for approximately 44% of both motivators and… CONTINUE READING
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