Monthly Archives: August 2016

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Make It Stick Part 2–The Good News about Testing

By | August 24th, 2016|Academics|

My last post on “Make It Stick,“ covered “desirable difficulties” created by spaced, interleaved, and varied practice to help the brain hold on to new information.  One problem the authors noted over and over among students was a disconnect between what they thought they knew and their actual retention of new material. Their recommended remedy [...]

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Musings from Mrs. D

By | August 9th, 2016|Christian Home School Program, Mrs. D's Favorite Places|

We recently visited the Grand Tetons with our extended family. As we enjoyed the beauty there, the Lord impressed some things on my mind that I would like to share with you. Looking at String Lake (at the foot of Mount Moran in the Grand Tetons) "So teach us to number our days that we [...]

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