Your Name and Title: Dr. Sherry R. Crow, Associate Professor of School Library Science
School or Organization Name: University of Nebraska Kearney
Area of the World from Which You Will Present: Kearney, NE
Language in Which You Will Present: English
Target Audience(s): K-20 Educators and Teacher Librarians, Teacher Preparation Programs
Short Session Description (one line): Explores the motivational experiences of children from individualistic and collectivst cultures.
Full Session Description (as long as you would like): Do our tried-and-true motivational strategies work for all children? What part does native culture play in fostering motivation for information seeking? This session will explore the presenter's research into the motivational experiences in the lives of children from an individualistic culture (Colorado Springs, CO) and those from a collectivist culture (Kampala, Uganda).
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