TITLE

Millennials in College: How Do We Motivate Them?

AUTHOR(S)
McGlynn, Angela Provitera
PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Education Digest;Feb2008, Vol. 73 Issue 6, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses how to motivate college students who are considered to be part of the millennial generation. The author states that many educators are frustrated with how it is often difficult to reach and engage millennial students. The author cites the fundamental experience of convenience and instant gratification that these students experience in everyday life as the principal challenge to educators. The article is a condensed version of a longer one that appeared in the journal "The Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education on September 24, 2007.
ACCESSION #
31169487

 

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