Outsmart your brain : why learning is hard and how you can make it easy

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dc.contributor.author Willingham, Daniel T.
dc.date.accessioned 2023-03-16T17:44:11Z
dc.date.available 2023-03-16T17:44:11Z
dc.date.issued 2023
dc.identifier.isbn 1982167211
dc.identifier.isbn 9781982167219
dc.identifier.other cdcon1357017183
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dc.identifier.uri https://eduq.info/xmlui/handle/11515/38790
dc.description Comprend des références bibliographiques et et un index
dc.description.abstract " In this revolutionary, comprehensive, and accessible guide on how the brain learns, discover how to study more efficiently and effectively, shrug away exam stress, and most of all, enjoy learning. When we study, we tend to focus on the tasks we can most easily control—such as highlighting and rereading—but these practices only give the illusion of mastery. As Dan Willingham, professor of psychology and bestselling author, explains, familiarity is not the same as comprehension. Perfect for teachers and students of all ages, Outsmart Your Brain provides real-world practices and the latest research on how to train your brain for better learning. Each chapter provides clear and specific strategies while also explaining why traditional study processes do not work. Grounded in scientifically backed practical advice, this is the ultimate guide to improving grades and better understanding the power of our own brains." -- EBSCOhost
dc.description.tableofcontents Intro -- Title Page -- Dedication -- Introduction -- Chapter 1: How to Understand a Lecture -- Chapter 2: How to Take Lecture Notes -- Chapter 3: How to Learn from Labs, Activities, and Demonstrations -- Chapter 4: How to Reorganize Your Notes -- Chapter 5: How to Read Difficult Books -- Chapter 6: How to Study for Exams -- Chapter 7: How to Judge Whether You're Ready for an Exam -- Chapter 8: How to Take Tests -- Chapter 9: How to Learn from Past Exams -- Chapter 10: How to Plan Your Work -- Chapter 11: How to Defeat Procrastination -- Chapter 12: How to Stay Focused
dc.description.tableofcontents Chapter 13: How to Gain Self-Confidence as a Learner -- Chapter 14: How to Cope with Anxiety -- Conclusion -- Acknowledgments -- About the Author -- Bibliography -- Index -- Copyright
dc.format.extent 1 ressource en ligne (238 pages)
dc.format.medium Ressource électronique
dc.language.iso eng
dc.publisher Gallery Books
dc.relation.isformatof Outsmart Your Brain
dc.subject Psychologie de l'apprentissage
dc.subject Compétence de l'étudiant
dc.subject Apprentissage cognitif
dc.subject Motivation de l'étudiant
dc.title Outsmart your brain : why learning is hard and how you can make it easy
dc.type Livre

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