Highlighting is a prevalent study technique among students, with many believing that marking text will help them remember the selected information better or make later study sessions more effective. Although the interactive nature of deciding what to highlight can sometimes boost learning, highlighting is a generally ineffective study strategy. In this video, Dr. Katherine Rawson (Kent State University) explains why.
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