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View from the back: Janina Jolley

― Jeanne M. Slattery Recently, my colleague, Mark Mitchell  asked me to review a project that he and Janina Jolley (both in Psychology) had been working on to help their students use flashcards more effectively. Truth be told, I have … Continue reading

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Moving Beyond Memorization: Students Understanding Content and Concepts

— Mark L. Mitchell For years, one student question bothered me: “How can I do better on the tests?” Many times, it bothered me because the student and I both knew very well what the answer was: “Study more and study … Continue reading

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Using Online Flashcards to Increase Student Engagement

– Darla Ausel Although students have been creating and using paper-based flashcards as a study tool for many years, technology has made it even easier to have flashcards anytime, anywhere that students have their cell phone, tablet, computer, etc. Mark Mitchell’s … Continue reading

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