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Retrieval Practice
« on: January 16, 2018, 07:38:18 PM »
When we think about learning, we typically focus on getting information into students’ heads. What if, instead, we focus on getting information out of students’ heads?

“Retrieval practice” is a learning strategy where we focus on getting information out. Through the act of retrieval, or calling information to mind, our memory for that information is strengthened and forgetting is less likely to occur. Retrieval practice is a powerful tool for improving learning without more technology, money, or class time.

In the free Retrieval Practice Guide we discuss how to use retrieval practice to improve learning. Established by nearly 100 years of research, retrieval practice is a simple and powerful technique to transform teaching and learning.

In order to improve learning, we must approach it through a new lens – let's focus not on getting information "in," but on getting information "out."

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Re: Retrieval Practice
« Reply #1 on: July 22, 2019, 10:24:20 AM »
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