Obese Kids Unmotivated byWeight Loss campaigns
Weight loss campaigns that attempt to get overweight youngsters lose weight by concentrating on the way they look, appear to put them off and are likely to make them// gorge even more, according to a recent study.
Researchers say that they are no more motivated to change their eating habits ...
Financial incentives may hold key to cutting child malaria deaths
...as conducted on the childrens ward at the national hospital in Guinea-Bisaau with poor conditions, no direct access to medical drugs, and poorly paid, unmotivated
workers. In 2004, 12% of deaths (case fatalities) on the ward were due to malaria.
Staff training alone is not a solution, so researchers evaluated...
Unmotivated in Biological Technology
Augmented reality brings a new dimension to learning
...progress over time.
"What we've found is that the kids that we've worked with so far in some of our pilot projects, many of them tend to be largely unmotivated
by school," Squire said, "and one of their biggest problems with school is they're expected to sit around and listen to what the teacher says for five...
Judging educational software
...omatically and in real time, which is the most meaningful window for the learner).
The things computers don't do well are:
Engage thoroughly unmotivated
Personalize feedback at an emotional level. (Actually, they don't do anything at an emotional level, which is especially devastating for th...