A Simple Way to Better Remember Things: Draw a Picture

An Article from The New York Times

“Any time you add an additional form of processing to your learning, you’re going to get a benefit over and above what’s in the nature of the stimulus,” he said. “If you’re reading a list of things and trying to remember them, it’s going to be a lot more difficult than if you actively engage with each item on the list.”

— Jeffrey Wammes, via The New York Times

Activating more parts of your brain helps stuff stick.

By Tim Herrera