## Deliberate Practice in the Classroom

This is part 7 in a series on what we know about how we learn and how this knowledge should inform how we teach. The series is intended...

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- Jan 15, 2020
- 10 min

Deliberate Practice in the Classroom

This is part 7 in a series on what we know about how we learn and how this knowledge should inform how we teach. The series is intended...

- Jan 7, 2020
- 4 min

Balance Bikes and Training Wheels: A Short Lesson in Teaching

I was about six when I learned to ride a real bike. Before that I had hobbled around the driveway on a bike outfitted with training...

- Oct 2, 2019
- 7 min

The "one quick trick" of learning principles: interleaved practice

Can just changing the order of homework problems transform a C math student into an A math student?

- Sep 25, 2019
- 6 min

The spaced practice effect: what it is and how to leverage it

This is part 5 in a series on what we know about how we learn and how this knowledge should inform how we teach. The series is intended...

- Aug 27, 2019
- 8 min

Make Working Memory Work For You

This is part 4 in a series on what we know about how we learn and how this knowledge should inform how we teach. The series is intended...

- Aug 8, 2019
- 10 min

The Wicked Effectiveness of Retrieval Practice

This is part 3 in a series on what we know about how we learn and how this knowledge should inform how we teach. The series is intended...

- Aug 8, 2019
- 7 min

Let Me Elaborate... On A Way To Improve Memory

This is part 2 in a series on what we know about how we learn and how this knowledge should inform how we teach. The series is intended...

- Jun 24, 2019
- 5 min

Why Learning Science Fails to Make Its Way Into Practice

This is part 1 in a series on what we know about how we learn and how this knowledge should inform how we teach. The series is intended...

- Mar 21, 2019
- 6 min

The "Wrong Tool" Problem

One of the most common challenges that students face is applying the right concept or procedure at the right time. When solving a physics...

- Feb 25, 2019
- 6 min

The Power of Contrasts in Science Education

Contrasts of any sort structure attention. Bring a handful of similar—but different—cases together and we look at things differently....

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