In our discussion on engaging students, we cover a lot of territory and drop lots of resources. The concept of control value theory can be found in The Spark of Learning by Sarah Rose Cavanagh and in How People Learn II: Learners, Contexts and Cultures by the National Academies Press.
If you're interested in Hank Green, check out his website where he bills himself as a "science communicator." Hank and his brother John Green (the author) also started Crash Course and SciShow.
Intro/Outro Music: Notice of Eviction by Legally Blind
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