Research

Keep Failing

May 2, 2012

KEEP FAILING: No, not really. But Annie Murphy Paul offers some credible evidence from Singapore researchers supporting the "learning paradox" and "productive failure" arguments: the more difficulty you have remembering something (assuming you work at it), the better you'll be at recalling that information in the future. Hey, no pain, no gain.

Research

Keep Failing

May 2, 2012

KEEP FAILING: No, not really. But Annie Murphy Paul offers some credible evidence from Singapore researchers supporting the "learning paradox" and "productive failure" arguments: the more difficulty you have remembering something (assuming you work at it), the better you'll be at recalling that information in the future. Hey, no pain, no gain.

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