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I've joined Drake University as a faculty member at the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science. I currently teach mathematics and education courses and continue my research in mathematics education. My research focuses on student motivation and interest in postsecondary mathematics courses.
Motivation to learn attracts many researchers in educational contexts. In this study, we propose an instrument tailored towards specifically measuring student motivation in calculus courses at higher education. We outline an extensive instrument development process that was built on (Benson’s 1998. Developing a strong program of construct validatio...