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Common Test Errors

Some of the difficulties students face taking tests are related to poor study habits. However, that’s not always the case. Even when you study¬†sufficiently,¬†you can still get a bad grade if you’re not careful enough. Retrieved from the Cuesta College Support Services website, here is a list of common mistakes to avoid on a test: […]

Practicing retrieval is better for learning

“Educators, researchers and students are often focused on getting things ‘in memory,’ so techniques that encourage students to elaborate on the material are often popular. But learning is fundamentally about retrieving, and research shows that practicing retrieval while you study is crucial to learning.”