Mastery

How do you know what you know and what you don’t know? How can you tell if you have learned...

In this video, Dr. Michael Serra (Texas Tech University) discusses the importance of...

We would all agree that failing or making mistakes is not a pleasant experience. What we often...

Make It Stick: The Science of Successful Learning To most of us, learning something “the hard way”...

“Desirable difficulties” is a term coined by Dr. Robert Bjork (UCLA) over 20 years ago. It refers...

Rote rehearsal refers to practicing something over and over again, and it’s often the strategy of...

The goal of instruction should be to facilitate long-term LEARNING. However, during the...

We have all heard people claim to be “visual learners,” “auditory learners,” or some other...

Dr. Fran Pirozzolo provides several examples of how he has designed practice to be more difficult,...