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Creating Students That Solve Problems

<b>Creating Students That Solve Problems</b><p><i>Ed note: This is part 1 in a 2-part series on teaching students to think for themselves. Tomorrow, we’ll provide</i> …

Pedagogy

7 Key Characteristics Of Better Learning Feedback

<b>7 Key Characteristics Of Better Learning Feedback</b><p>by <b>Grant Wiggins</b>, Authentic Education<p><i>On May 26, 2015, Grant Wiggins passed away. Grant was</i> …

How To Give Students Specific Feedback That Actually Helps Them Learn

<b>How To Give Students Specific Feedback That Actually Helps Them Learn</b><p>by <b>Justin Chando</b><p>To tell a student “great job”or “this needs work” is a missed …

Pedagogy

Pro Tips: How to Study

15 Insane Things That Correlate With Each Other

Now a ridiculous book!<p>Spurious charts<br>• Fascinating factoids<br>• Commentary in the footnotes<p>Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Indie Bound<p>Data sources: U.S. Office of …

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Mumford Brain Stats

Memory: Why cramming for tests often fails

You may think you know your own mind, but when it comes to memory, research suggests that you don't. If we’re trying to learn something, many of us study in ways that prevent the memories sticking. Fortunately, the same research also reveals how we can supercharge our learning.<p>We’ve all had to face …

The Brain

The secret to acing exams

In tests that offer a choice of answers, you can exploit hidden patterns to get full marks if you know how, says William Poundstone.<p>Our fates in school and beyond are decided by pop quizzes, final exams, drivers’ exams, and professional exams. Many are true-or-false, or multiple-choice. If you get …

Mathematics

'Students need a reality check – university is not school'

Students must take responsibility for their own learning, irrespective of how many 'contact hours' they have, argues lecturer Joanna Williams<p>With an average price tag just shy of £27,000, a degree from an English university doesn’t come cheap nowadays. Increases in tuition fees have triggered …

"Study Less, Study Smart": The Best Ways to Retain More in Less Time

When you're learning new material, it can be overwhelming when you think about how much time you need to truly understand it all. This studying …