Making it Stick: Memorable Strategies to Enhance Learning

We all use strategies throughout our day to remember the variety of facts and ideas we need to retain. Strategy use forms a critical part of our learning experience. Strategies help us organize information into patterns and encourage purposeful learning. Our brains are selective. Brains tend to remember information that forms a memorable pattern.

It is valuable for us, as teachers, therapists, and parents, to have a basic understanding of how we remember information so we better appreciate the need for strategies. As we understand the purpose, we become better equipped to help our students understand and use strategies.

Read the full article from LD Online below:
http://www.ldonline.org/article/Making_It_Stick%3A_Memorable_Strategies_to_Enhance_Learning?utm_source=Twitter&utm_medium=Hootsuite&utm_campaign=LDSocialMedia

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