LearningScientists on Using FlashCards

The following blog post from www.learningscientists.org/discusses the importance of retrieval practice and contains instructions for using flashcards to implement retrieval practice. Learn how to Study Using… Retrieval Practice http://www.learningscientists.org/blog/2016/6/23-1 This blog post, also from LearningScientists, presents a novel way to use flashcards as a learning device. Be Your Own Teacher: How to Study with Flashcards

Practice/Self-Test Schedule and Procedure

Set aside a time each day (give yourself a break from the routine one day per week) for work with the Leitner Boxes. More time will be required as we get deeper into the subject. Same time each day is not required. This is a thinking activity, with respect to thinking the brain cannot multitask.