Take Action for Your Brain

– Brain: 3 Learning-Improving Habit – Psychological science is a fantastic way to start the academic year.

– Since everything is in the book, I don't need to take notes.

– Since I can always acquire a video to watch later, I am free to leave class early or phone and check social media while it is going on.

– There is no need for me to read the curriculum because everything will be covered in class.

– The day before the test, I'll study hard. – These are typical student attitudes, opinions, and convictions. 

– They all hinder learning because they are ALL FALSE. Poorer exam results.

– More significantly, subpar long-term learning is predicted by acting on these assumptions.