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Testing and Spacing Both Aid Memory

Testing yourself is one of the most effective techniques for committing something to memory, but new research suggests that restudying might also be a useful strategy, especially if that restudying is spaced out in time. ... More>


Student Notebook

Activate Active Learning

Take a moment to reflect on your educational experiences: How were you taught during your primary education years compared with your secondary education years and with your higher education experiences? […]... More>


Observation

Books to Check Out: January 2016

To submit a new book, email apsobserver@psychologicalscience.org. Brain Asymmetry and Neural Systems: Foundations in Clinical Neuroscience and Neuropsychology by David W. Harrison; Springer International Publishing, March 27, 2015. The Confidence Game by Maria Konnikova; Viking […]... More>


Teaching Peace in Elementary School