The Secret to Beating the Forgetting Curve
SEPTEMBER 6, 2017
Is it better to binge on new lessons, or to learn incrementally over time? This explains why you can read an article or watch a video and, if you get quizzed about it immediately afterward, you’ll score well… but if you don’t take that exact same quiz until ten days later, your score will often drop because you’ve already begun to forget some of that new information. This is more effective than cramming the entire arc of a lesson into one nonstop session.