They will be more engaged when they can visualize real-life applications for the training material.
Your staff will be more motivated to learn when their training consists of concrete information they can use to develop a new skill or improve an existing skill related to helping them in their jobs.
This relationship has been referred to as the "core relationship" of learning the roles of teachers and students, the subject matter, and their interaction in the classroom.
Certain behaviors and instructional strategies enable teachers to build a stronger teaching/learning relationship with their culturally diverse students.
That minority and low-income children often perform poorly on tests is well known.
But the fact that they do so because we systematically expect less from them is not. Research in communication and instruction: Categorization and synthesis.