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Practicing Retrieval Better Than Rereading or Reviewing Notes, Uni Study Reveals

A Purdue University (Indiana, USA) study shows that rather than reread or review notes students should self-test when studying instead. Dr Jeffrey D Karpicke studied 200 students. One group created concept maps, diagrams showing connections between the ideas in the … Continue reading

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Self-quizzing During Study

This video offer good advice in under two minutes. There are 8 tips and tip #6 is the most important of all – find opportunities to quiz yourself after studying either by jotting things down or speaking it aloud. Taking … Continue reading

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