YSE6722: Motivation & Student Engagement
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Motivation & Student Engagement


You know that a student is engaged and motivated when they show up to class excited to learn, participate in learning and demonstrate a positive attitude. Student engagement is not only necessary for better learning, it also contributes to a students' sense of belonging and motivation. Join this workshop if you are looking to learn how to motivate students from within.


Key Learning Outcomes

Participants will:

  • Learn about the conditions for intrinsic motivation
  • Understand how to create the conditions for an autonomy-supportive classroom
  • Learn practical strategies to increase student engagement in the classroom


Target Audience: Educators and Key Personnel




About Ms Yeo Sha-En

Shaen headshotSha-En Yeo is the 1st Singaporean graduate of the Master of Applied Positive Psychology (MAPP) program at the University of Pennsylvania. Sha-En has been featured on national TV documentary 'Chasing Happiness', MyPaper, Business Times; and shared 938LIVE & MONEY 89.3FM. Sha-En has more than 10 years of experience in education. Formerly Founder of Positive Education (now Founder of Happiness Scientists), she has trained more than 10000 people in schools, organizations, equipping them with the science and tools to be happier. Sha-En's first book, The Road to Success Vol. 2, reached the #1 Best-Seller Status in September 2016. Her second book, A Journey of School-wide Implementation of Positive Education, was launched in Oct 2020.



Registration Details

Course Code: YSE6722

Topic: Motivation & Student Engagement

Presenter: Ms Yeo Sha-En

Date: 3 August 2023, Thursday

Time: 2.30 pm to 5.30 pm Singapore time GMT+8

Mode of Delivery: Face to face

Closing Date: 14 July 2023, Friday

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Workshop Fee:

S$300.00 per participant. If 2 or more participants from the same school/organization attend the same workshop, the discounted fee will be S$280.00 per participant for that particular workshop. Fees are subject to GST. Includes materials and 1 tea break.

Other Information:

Registration is on a first-come-first-serve basis. No refunds will be made for cancellations or in the case of absentees. The Academy accepts replacements for registered participants who are unable to attend for whatever reasons.

School/Cluster-Based Workshop Registration

Please contact Joseph Loy by email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or tel: 6363 0330 on the cost of conducting the workshop.