Mental Models: Everything eLearning Professionals Need To Know

Understanding existing mental models can help eLearning course designers create eLearning material that is instantly recognizable, regardless of the topic. In this article, I share […]

Applying Proven Memory Encoding And Retrieval Techniques

Memory encoding and retrieval are not accidental activities. It requires a learner to engage in purposeful memory exercises to maximize their potential to apply and […]

Naked Architect In The Desert Syndrome

The Naked Architect in the Desert Syndrome (NADS) can give you false confidence that once memorized, you "know" things. Do we still need memorization in […]

Testing Learning Is As Time Critical As Delivering It

It is recognized that there are optimum times to learn and optimum pacing for that learning. The same is true for testing, but this is […]

The Role Of Memory In Learning – Encoding

As we discussed in the previous blog article in this series, there are 3 main steps in the memory process: encoding, storing, and retrieving. Here, […]

Classic Learning Research in Practice – Thinking Brain & Memory

Our brain is self-organizing using Neuroplasticity trough long term Potentiation, keeping hold of knowledge or depression by removing  irrelevant knowledge. Like on a computer system […]

The Role Of Memory In Learning: How Important Is It?

Memory is the superior (logical or intellectual) cognitive process that defines the temporal dimension of our mental organization. It is our ability to encode, store, […]

What Is The Forgetting Curve (And How Do You Combat It)?

What is the forgetting curve? In this installment of the online learning glossary, we look at one of the biggest challenges met in the training […]

3 Cognitive Theories For Transforming Learning

In this article, we will take a look at some cognitive theories for transforming learning experiences. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

The Magical Number Seven, Plus Or Minus Two

Understanding and using the limits of our memory. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Effective Memorization Techniques For Online Learning

Remember those moments when you try to memorize something and information is too difficult to remember or organize? Usually, you are limited in time too. […]

4 Key Tips To Make Your Learners Think

Learning is a change in behaviour that occurs as a consequence of thinking. We can say we have learned something when we can recall information […]

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