How to Motivate Your Students to Learn a Language (It's not what you think)

Most language students claim to know nothing. They say that learning is hard and that they are not good at it. They lose motivation quickly because they get bored or frustrated.

Students recognize the need to learn a language. So... they register for a class and after some lessons they give up. In my experience, this is due to 3 main reasons:

  1. Their mindset
  2. Their motivation
  3. Their experience during class

 

Let me explain...

  1. The Mindset - The F.A.S.T. state of mind (Fear, Anxiety, Stress, Threat)

In order to free students from their 'mental prison', you need to help them eliminate those negative emotions.

During this training, you’ll learn some hands-on activities to overcome each of these 4 negative states of mind.

  • A way to help students relax and calm their minds quickly
  • A way to overcome and change their negative beliefs about learning a language
  • Specific things you need to say to encourage your students without sounding like an annoying cheerleader.

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