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#094: Retrieval Practice [PODCAST] Podcast (tihe_podcast): Play in new window | Download | Embed Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Play | Stitcher | RSS | How do I listen to a podcast? On today’s episode, I get the pleasure of talking with Dr. Pooja Agarwal about retrieval practice. Guest: Pooja K. Agarwal, Ph.D. Cognitive Scientist, Memory Expert, and Education Consultant, Founder of RetrievalPractice.org www.retrievalpracticewww.poojaagarwal.comTwitter: @poojaagarwal Pooja K. Recommendations Bonni: Change the culture in your classroom by asking students (in reference to retrieval practice): “What is it we’re doing right now?”

Pooja: Check out www.retrievalpractice.org for helpful resources. Are You Enjoying the Show? Rate/review the show. WWC | Organizing Instruction and Study to Improve Student Learning. Power of Image 2012 print. Retrieval Practice: A Powerful Strategy to Improve Learning. Make It Stick: The Science of Successful Learning. Make It Stick: The Science of Successful Learning by Peter C. Brown, Henry L. Roediger III, and Mark A. McDaniel 336 pages, Belknap Press, April 2014Buy Now [The links in this post are Amazon Affiliate links. If you click these and make a purchase from Amazon, I will receive a small commission at no extra cost to you. Remember college, when you’d crack open your textbook, pop the top off your brand-new highlighter, then start smearing that sucker across line after line of text, making the important stuff stand out so you could reread it and reread it some more? This phenomenon is explained in our summer 2015 book pick, Make It Stick: The Science of Successful Learning.

Although the reading can sometimes be challenging, the concepts are illustrated beautifully in a series of anecdotes from sports, the military, music, and even corporate training to demonstrate how learning in any field is still learning; the principles hold up no matter where they are applied. 1. 2. 3. 4. Listen now: Why Your Students Forgot Everything On Your PowerPoint Slides.

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