May 8 2021
More and more research is showing that relying on phone apps for time management doesn't help students as much as writing by hand.
August 24 2020
When you write by hand, rather than tap into a laptop or tablet, you slow down just enough to think more about WHAT you are writing. Handwriting activates the thinking part of the brain and helps with memory.
August 14 2020
So what is with all this talk of stickers and markers? What do they actually DO? It turns out, they do A LOT when it comes to learning.
August 1 2020
Find out more about the Centered Student Planner with a video from it's creator, Prof. Ginny Horan
July 31 2020
The problem with fully online classes is that we fall victim to the "out of sight, out of mind" phenomenon.
June 27 2020
Most people are visual learners so "seeing" what they need to do, written in a planner, helps them remember. Writing tasks and appointments down by hand also activates the brain and increases recall.