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3 Ways to Make Learning Stick With Better Note-Taking

When students rely on verbatim notes and highlighting, they don’t actually retain information very well—but research points to several methods that work better.

November 16, 2022

Studies show that students who use visual note-taking tactics like sketch notes, concept maps, and graphic organizers process information more deeply, retain significantly more of what they’ve learned, and sharpen their higher-order thinking skills too. If you’d like to learn more about the research cited in the video, please see the links below:

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