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  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release : 14 April 2014
  • ISBN : 9780674729018
  • Page : 313 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 7 voters

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Discusses the best methods of learning, describing how rereading and rote repetition are counterproductive and how such techniques as self-testing, spaced retrieval, and finding additional layers of information in new material can enhance learning.

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Make It Stick

Make It Stick
  • Author : Peter C. Brown,Henry L. Roediger (III),Mark A. McDaniel
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release Date : 2014-04-14
  • ISBN : 9780674729018
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Discusses the best methods of learning, describing how rereading and rote repetition are counterproductive and how such techniques as self-testing, spaced retrieval, and finding additional layers of information in new material can enhance learning.

Make It Stick

Make It Stick
  • Author : Peter C. Brown
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release Date : 2014-04-14
  • ISBN : 9780674419384
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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.

Powerful Teaching

Powerful Teaching
  • Author : Pooja K. Agarwal,Patrice M. Bain
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2019-05-13
  • ISBN : 9781119521839
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Unleash powerful teaching and the science of learning in your classroom Powerful Teaching: Unleash the Science of Learning empowers educators to harness rigorous research on how students learn and unleash it in their classrooms. In this book, cognitive scientist Pooja K. Agarwal, Ph.D., and veteran K–12 teacher Patrice M. Bain, Ed.S., decipher cognitive science research and illustrate ways to successfully apply the science of learning in classrooms settings. This practical resource is filled with evidence-based strategies that are

Made to Stick

Made to Stick
  • Author : Chip Heath,Dan Heath
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2007-01-02
  • ISBN : 9781588365965
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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The instant classic about why some ideas thrive, why others die, and how to make your ideas stick. “Anyone interested in influencing others—to buy, to vote, to learn, to diet, to give to charity or to start a revolution—can learn from this book.”—The Washington Post Mark Twain once observed, “A lie can get halfway around the world before the truth can even get its boots on.” His observation rings true: Urban legends, conspiracy

The Stick Book

The Stick Book
  • Author : Fiona Danks,Jo Schofield
  • Publisher : Frances Lincoln
  • Release Date : 2013-03-01
  • ISBN : 9781781011140
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The stick is a universal toy. Totally natural, all-purpose, free, it offers limitless opportunities for outdoor play and adventure and it provides a starting point for an active imagination and the raw material for transformation into almost anything! As New York's Strong National Museum of Play pointd out when they selected a stick for inclusion in their National Toy Hall of Fame, 'It can be a Wild West horse, a medieval knight's sword, a boat on a stream, or a

Making Math Stick

Making Math Stick
  • Author : David Costello
  • Publisher : Pembroke Publishers Limited
  • Release Date : 2021-04-09
  • ISBN : 9781551389493
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This remarkable book shows teachers how to stop working harder and start working smarter. It describes a shift from “teach-test-move-on” to “teach-connect-apply” to optimize student learning. This valuable resource provides teachers with an understanding of simple, manageable, and sustainable strategies to change their approach immediately. These strategies build on helping students retain math concepts so they can apply them in novel situations down the road. The focus is on supporting teachers in framing instruction so that students strengthen their understanding,

As We Speak

As We Speak
  • Author : Peter Meyers,Shann Nix
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2012-08-14
  • ISBN : 9781439153086
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Outlines an empowering approach to public speaking that draws on the co-author's experience with leading companies, covering topics ranging from content and delivery to body language and interpersonal exchanges. Reprint.

Design For How People Learn

Design For How People Learn
  • Author : Julie Dirksen
  • Publisher : New Riders
  • Release Date : 2011-11-07
  • ISBN : 9780132693769
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Products, technologies, and workplaces change so quickly today that everyone is continually learning. Many of us are also teaching, even when it's not in our job descriptions. Whether it's giving a presentation, writing documentation, or creating a website or blog, we need and want to share our knowledge with other people. But if you've ever fallen asleep over a boring textbook, or fast-forwarded through a tedious e-learning exercise, you know that creating a great learning experience is harder than it

Uncommon Sense Teaching

Uncommon Sense Teaching
  • Author : Barbara Oakley, PhD,Beth Rogowsky EdD,Terrence J. Sejnowski
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2021-06-15
  • ISBN : 9780593329740
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Top 10 Pick for Learning Ladders’ Best Books for Educators Summer 2021 A groundbreaking guide to improve teaching based on the latest research in neuroscience, from the bestselling author of A Mind for Numbers. Neuroscientists and cognitive scientists have made enormous strides in understanding the brain and how we learn, but little of that insight has filtered down to the way teachers teach. Uncommon Sense Teaching applies this research to the classroom for teachers, parents, and anyone interested in improving education. Topics

How We Learn

How We Learn
  • Author : Benedict Carey
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2014-09-09
  • ISBN : 9780812993899
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In the tradition of The Power of Habit and Thinking, Fast and Slow comes a practical, playful, and endlessly fascinating guide to what we really know about learning and memory today—and how we can apply it to our own lives. From an early age, it is drilled into our heads: Restlessness, distraction, and ignorance are the enemies of success. We’re told that learning is all self-discipline, that we must confine ourselves to designated study areas, turn off the

Understanding How We Learn

Understanding How We Learn
  • Author : Yana Weinstein,Megan Sumeracki,Oliver Caviglioli
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-08-22
  • ISBN : 9781351358040
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Educational practice does not, for the most part, rely on research findings. Instead, there’s a preference for relying on our intuitions about what’s best for learning. But relying on intuition may be a bad idea for teachers and learners alike. This accessible guide helps teachers to integrate effective, research-backed strategies for learning into their classroom practice. The book explores exactly what constitutes good evidence for effective learning and teaching strategies, how to make evidence-based judgments instead of relying

Switch

Switch
  • Author : Chip Heath,Dan Heath
  • Publisher : Currency
  • Release Date : 2010-02-16
  • ISBN : 9780307590169
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Why is it so hard to make lasting changes in our companies, in our communities, and in our own lives? The primary obstacle is a conflict that's built into our brains, say Chip and Dan Heath, authors of the critically acclaimed bestseller Made to Stick. Psychologists have discovered that our minds are ruled by two different systems - the rational mind and the emotional mind—that compete for control. The rational mind wants a great beach body; the emotional mind

What the Best College Teachers Do

What the Best College Teachers Do
  • Author : Ken Bain
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release Date : 2011-09-01
  • ISBN : 9780674065543
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Winner of the Virginia and Warren Stone Prize awarded annually by Harvard University Press for an outstanding book on education and society What makes a great teacher great? Who are the professors students remember long after graduation? This book, the conclusion of a fifteen-year study of nearly one hundred college teachers in a wide variety of fields and universities, offers valuable answers for all educators. The short answer is—it's not what teachers do, it's what they understand. Lesson plans

Making Words Stick

Making Words Stick
  • Author : Kellie Buis
  • Publisher : Pembroke Publishers Limited
  • Release Date : 2004-01-01
  • ISBN : 9781551381749
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Making Words Stick shows you how to move beyond spelling lists and rote memorization to make words both meaningful and memorable for all your students. It builds on the connection between vocabulary and comprehension and guides teachers in their most important task— building a strong literacy foundation. Full of efficient, effective, and engaging strategies, this useful guide explores innovative ways to organize vocabulary instruction in the grade 1 to 8 classroom. It demonstrates how to: create a positive, student–centered environment for

Making Learning Stick

Making Learning Stick
  • Author : Barbara Carnes
  • Publisher : American Society for Training and Development
  • Release Date : 2010
  • ISBN : 9781562866792
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Make Learning Stick is a practical, easy-to-use resource aimed at helping trainers hit the sweet spot of training application on the job. Author Barbara Carnes offers a treasure trove of techniques based on 26 years of experience. The book contains detailed step-by-step instructions for each of the 20 techniques along with dozens of variations likely to suit any training situation. Additional examples are provided on an associated website and are available for downloading.