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Graphic Organizer: Making Quizlet Decks Quickly

Do you love using Quizlet, but you don’t want to repeat work? Graphic Organizers are an amazing tool to help students take their materials from class and personalize their learning experience. But you can make them even more powerful by creating Quizlet decks. In this video, I explain how to quickly transform the first two columns of the graphic organizer into a Quizlet deck. Like 0

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Make it Stick Chapter 1: Learning is Misunderstood

The first chapter highlights the collection of research findings that will be discussed in more detail throughout the book. Th purpose¬†of this chapter is to addresses many of the common misunderstandings about learning and education. Specifically, it outlines the misconceptions surrounding common study strategies, effortful¬†learning, and the memorization. I will discuss these three topics in more detail below. Study Strategies The most useful study method is retrieval practice, also know as quizzing or self-testing. Despite these findings, roughly 80% of…

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Importance of Family Calendars

A shared calendar is a keystone to family and student organization. As children grow their schedules often become more complicated at the same time they are trying to establish their independence. Family calendars help make time visible for the whole family highlighting how all activities fit together and help families identify conflicts or extraordinarily busy days. Like 0

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