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Learning (Memory) Principles

Quick Reference Guide for Brain Compatible Learning Principles

Below is a list of memory or learning principles with a brief definition of each.
Click on the principle for students' notes and what brain research has discovered.

Making an Effort to Remember

Controlling the Amount and Form

Strengthening Neural Connections

Allowing Time to Solidify Pathways


The information on this page is from Practicing College Learning Strategies, 6th edition by Dr. Carolyn Hopper published by Houghton Mifflin, 2013

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