How Does the Brain Learn Best? Smart Studying Strategies

Posted: 24/07/2015 by broadyesl in brain based learning

Excerpt to tease you:

In his new book, “How We Learn: The Surprising Truth about When, Where, and Why It Happens,” author Benedict Carey informs us that “most of our instincts about learning are misplaced, incomplete, or flat wrong” and “rooted more in superstition than in science.”

That’s a disconcerting message, and hard to believe at first. But it’s also unexpectedly liberating, because Carey further explains that many things we think of as detractors from learning — like forgetting, distractions, interruptions or sleeping rather than hitting the books — aren’t necessarily bad after all. They can actually work in your favor, according to a body of research that offers surprising insights and simple, doable strategies for learning more effectively.

Read more here:  ”

http://elearningindustry.com/5-best-practices-transforming-faculty-fully-online-educators

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  1. broadyesl says:

    Reblogged this on BroadyESL.

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