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Motivation Workshops

University Faculty

Barron, K.E. (2014, November). Is there a simple formula to understand and improve student motivation? Invited workshop presented to the faculty of the University of Louisville, Louisville, KY.

Barron, K.E. (2014, November). Motivation demystified: Steps we all can take to improve student motivation. Invited talk presented to the faculty of the University of Louisville, Louisville, KY.

Barron, K.E. (2014, November). Demystifying college student motivation: How we can make a difference? Invited talk by JMU's Center for Faculty Innovation and presented to the faculty of James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA.

Barron, K.E. (2014, August). Understanding and improving college student motivation: Strategies to enhance your teaching. Invited workshop presented to the faculty of Holy Cross, Worchester, MA.

Barron, K.E. (2014, June). Is there a simple formula to understand and improve student motivation? A series of two invited workshops presented at jmuDESIGN institute for course redesign, Harrisonburg, VA.

Barron, K.E. (2013, March).Tips on how to write a research article. Invited talk for the Center for Advanced Study of Teaching and Learning (CASTL), University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA.

Hulleman, C.S., & Barron, K.E. (2012, December).The role of motivational planning and assessment: How to create schools that attract, engage, and retain students. Invited talk at Eastern Mennonite University for At-Risk Students, Harrisonburg, VA.

Barron, K. E., Kolvoord, B., & Hulleman, C. S. (2011, March). The role of motivational planning and assessment: How to create STEM classrooms and programs that attract, engage, and retain students. Workshop presented at the Engaged STEM Learning conference sponsored by the American Association of College and Universities, Miami, FL, March 24-26.

Hulleman, C. S., & Barron, K. E. (2010, August). Motivational Clinics for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Faculty.  Workshop for the JMU Center for STEM Education and Outreach conducted at Blue Ridge Community College.

Hulleman, C. S., & Barron, K.E. (2010, March). Motivational Clinics for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Faculty.  Workshop for the JMU Center for STEM Education and Outreach conducted at Blue Ridge Community College, Bridgewater College, Eastern Mennonite University, and James Madison University.

Barron, K. E., & Hulleman, C. S. (2009, December). Motivational planning in STEM courses. Workshop for university faculty sponsored by the Center for STEM Education and Outreach, James Madison University, December 3-4, 2009.

Barron, K. E. (2009, May). What motivates JMU students? Center for Faculty Innovation Workshop Series. James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA (invited for repeat workshop given during the JMU CFI May Symposium Week).

Barron, K. E. (2008, December). What motivates JMU students? Center for Faculty Innovation Workshop Series. James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA.

Hulleman, C. S., & Barron, K. E. (2007, June). Motivational planning in the classroom: Understanding and applying contemporary motivation theory in your classroom. Presentation at the Eastern Teaching of Psychology Conference, Harrisonburg, VA.

Graduate Student Instructors

Barron, K.E. (2011, February). How to write a research article. Invited brownbag for Psychological Sciences MA program. James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA.

Barron, K. E. (2009, September). Are you optimally motivating students in your classes? Workshop for Graduate Psychology Psy.D. Program, Harrisonburg, VA.

K-12 Educators

Hulleman, C., & Barron, K.E. (2015, March). Psychological research in education: Promises, perils, and partnerships.  Invited keynote talk presented to the Minority Student Achievement Network, Harrisonburg, VA.

Barron, K.E. (2014, February). Is there a simple formula to understand and improve student motivation? Invited workshop presented at JMU's Kappa Delta Phi Inaugural Educator's Conference, Harrisonburg, VA. 

Barron, K.E., & Hulleman, C.S. (2013-2014). Thomas Harrison Middle School Motivation Collaboration. A series of 28 professional development sessions for a professional learning community of teachers at Thomas Harrison Middle School, Harrisonburg, VA.

Barron, K.E. (2013, September). Understanding and improving student engagement in your discipline: Strategies to enhance your teaching. Invited workshop presented to the Pre-K – 12 faculty of Stuart Hall School, Staunton, VA.

Barron, K.E., & Hulleman, C.S. (2013, April). Motivational planning. A series of 8 professional development sessions for faculty of Skyline Middle School. Harrisonburg, VA.

Hulleman, C.S., & Barron, K.E. (2012, November). Understanding and improving student motivation in Harrisonburg City Public Schools (Part 2). Invited professional development session for faculty of Skyline Middle School. Harrisonburg, VA.

Barron, K.E., & Hulleman, C.S. (2012, November). Understanding and improving student motivation in Harrisonburg City Public Schools (Part 1). Invited professional development session for faculty of Skyline Middle School. Harrisonburg, VA.

Barron, K.E. (2012, October). Improving student motivation in your classes: What does the research literature suggest? Invited Voices of Faculty Experience talk for the Center of Faculty Innovation, Harrisonburg, VA.

Hulleman, C.S., & Barron, K.E. (2012, October). Understanding and improving student motivation in Harrisonburg City Public Schools (Part 3). Invited professional development session for faculty of Keister Elementary School. Harrisonburg, VA.

Hulleman, C.S., & Barron, K.E. (2012, October). Understanding and improving student motivation in Harrisonburg City Public Schools (Part 2). Invited professional development session for faculty of Keister Elementary School. Harrisonburg, VA.

Barron, K.E., & Hulleman, C.S. (2012, September). Understanding and improving student motivation in Harrisonburg City Public Schools (Part 1). Invited professional development session for faculty of Keister Elementary School. Harrisonburg, VA.

Barron, K.E., & Hulleman, C.S. (2012, June). Are you optimally motivating students in your classes? Invited workshop presented to the Pre-K – 12 faculty of Stuart Hall School, Staunton, VA.

Barron, K. E., and Hulleman, C. S. (2010, May). Introduction of the Motivation Research Institute for BSCS. Invited seminar for the Biological Sciences Curriculum Study Research and Evaluation Team, Colorado Springs, CO.

Hulleman, C. S., and Barron, K. E. (2010, May). Introduction to motivation theory and motivation planning. Invited seminar for the Biological Sciences Curriculum Study Research and Evaluation Team, Colorado Springs, CO.

Personal Trainers

Hulleman, C. S, & Barron, K. E. (2010, October). Motivational clinic for RMH personal trainers, Workshop presented to RMH Wellness Staff, Harrisonburg, VA.

Hulleman, C. S. (2010, September). Getting the mental edge: Goal-setting and motivation for your clients. Workshop presented at RMH Wellness, Harrisonburg, VA.

Sport Coaches

Hulleman, C. S. (2011, March). Bringing parents into the mix: Motivational planning to energize parental involvement in youth sports. Invited workshop in sport psychology sponsored by the Challace J. McMillan Center for Sport Psychology, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA.

Hulleman, C. S. (2010, July). Coaching your athletes on the 3 C's of focus. Invited workshop to high school football coaches, Central College, Pella, Iowa.

Hulleman C. S. (2010, July). All you have to do is focus: Three keys to successful sports performance. Invited workshop to high school football players, Central College, Pella, Iowa.

Hulleman, C. S. (2010, March). Are you optimally motivating your athletes? Motivational planning for youth sports. Invited workshop for youth sports coaches sponsored by the Center for Sports Psychology, James Madison University, and Harrisonburg Parks and Recreation, Harrisonburg, VA.

Hulleman, C. S. (2008, July). Getting the mental edge: Adaptive thinking for your athletes. Invited workshop in sports psychology for high school coaches, Central College, Pella, Iowa.

Hulleman, C. S. (2008, March). Getting the mental edge: Dealing with anxiety and fear of failure. Invited workshop in sports psychology for collegiate student-athletes, Central College, Pella, Iowa.

Hulleman, C. S. (2008, March). Getting the mental edge: Goal setting and motivation for you and your athletes. Invited workshop in sports psychology for collegiate coaches, Central College, Pella, Iowa.

Hulleman, C. S. (2007, November). Getting the mental edge: Adaptive thinking and sport performance. Invited workshop in sports psychology for collegiate student-athletes, University of Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa.

Hulleman, C. S. (2007, October). Getting the mental edge: Adaptive thinking and sport performance. Invited workshop in sports psychology for collegiate student-athletes, Central College, Pella, Iowa.

Hulleman, C. S. (2005, August). The power of adaptive thinking. Invited workshop in sports psychology for collegiate athletes, Central College, Pella, Iowa.

Hulleman, C. S. (2005, August). Vision quest: Creating individual and team visions through goal setting. Invited workshop in sports psychology for collegiate athletes. Central College, Pella, Iowa.

Hulleman, C. S. (2004, July). Learning how to win. Invited workshop in sports psychology for high school athletes, Linn-Mar High School, Marion, Iowa.