I'm excited to share a recent essay I wrote, "The Problem of Why We Educate Our Children". It walks toward educating children based on their motivations.
Motivation science and work
As this (11th most watched) TED Talk, "The Puzzle of Motivation", points out regarding intrinsic motivation, "there is a mismatch between what science knows and what business does".
Motivation science and education
Our Intrinsic Learning Motivation webpage makes an evidence- and observation-based case that educating based on motivations pays huge dividends and is fitting for all children.
Here's to a future where children learn, thrive and succeed because they pursue their motivations!