Learn More by Mixing Things Up

‘Interleaved learning’ outperforms ‘block learning’

Erman Misirlisoy, PhD
Forge

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Photo by Mike Petrucci on Unsplash

Learning is part of becoming a better person, but it’s not always easy. We spend most of our school years studying what curricula tell us to learn, and we rarely focus on improving how we learn. The how is fundamental though; if learning is unnecessarily difficult or boring, quitting is only around the corner.

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Erman Misirlisoy, PhD
Forge

Research Leader (Ex-Instagram / Chief Scientist at multiple startups). Author of the User Insight Newsletter: https://userinsight.substack.com/