How Can We Encourage ‘Unmotivated’ Students? November 13, 2013 by Larry Ferlazzo | 2 Comments How Can We Encourage ‘Unmotivated’ Students? is the new “question-of-the-week” at my Education Week Teacher column. Feel free to offer your suggestions there or here in the comments…. Share this:TwitterFacebookGooglePinterestLinkedInMoreRedditTumblrPocket Related Author: Larry Ferlazzo I'm a high school teacher in Sacramento, CA.