Posted in Educational Reform, Tips for Students

Everything You Thought You Knew About Learning Is Wrong

In recent decades, the field of psychology has made enormous advances in the science of learning and human development.  The following article from Wired Magazine highlights some of the published findings of Professor Robert Bjork, co-editor of In the Minds Eye: Enhancing Human Performance, and one of the foremost experts on the subject:

http://www.wired.com/geekdad/2012/01/everything-about-learning/

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Dane Dormio is an online tutor and academic coach who specializes in helping all types of students achieve life and academic success, especially homeschooled students and those preparing for STEM careers. More information and resources can be found on his website at www.synergy-tutoring.com.

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