Teach Me About: Videos

Teach Me About: Videos

We’re not camera shy – we just think videos aren’t always the best learning tools…. For Students, for parents If you’ve been using Get My Grades you may have noticed that compared to other online learning sites, we don’t have so many videos. This is deliberate....
Retrieval

Retrieval

What is retrieval? A lot of attention has been paid over the years to how memories are formed. But this is only part of remembering. As well as creating a memory you also need to be able to get it out. This process is known as retrieval (Tulving & Thomson, 1973)....
Spaced Learning

Spaced Learning

Why you should space and interleave your learning….   It may seem very tempting to leave all your revision to the last minute and just cram it in. But this isn’t the best way to get the most out of your brain. For about a hundred years psychologists have known that...