Make It Stick

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Harvard University Press, Apr 14, 2014 - Psychology - 329 pages
Drawing on cognitive psychology and other fields, Make It Stick offers techniques for becoming more productive learners, and cautions against study habits and practice routines that turn out to be counterproductive. The book speaks to students, teachers, trainers, athletes, and all those interested in lifelong learning and self-improvement.
 

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NOTE: If this is your first exposure to the principles of how to effectively learn things add 1 star to my rating. After reading multiple books on this topic (such as Mind for Numbers) I've become ... Read full review

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We’re often tempted to cram, but that’s an ineffective strategy for true learning, which requires interrupted/varied practice and things like quick quizzes or flashcards—effortful retrieval and the ... Read full review

Contents

Preface
To Learn Retrieve
Embrace Difficulties 5 Avoid Illusions of Knowing
Increase Your Abilities
Make It Stick
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