We can't force anyone to learn anything.
Of course not.
The teacher's role is to present the material in such a way that it sparks something in the student.
This need to KNOW more, this curiosity is what triggers learning.
This is why kids come to soccer practice early.
And stay late.
Some teacher, some parent, some coach loved the game so much that they figured out a way to make the kids WANT to learn it.